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Growing Up Too Fast? Early Adversity Affects Fear Responses
Research examines how early trauma affects the brain’s response to dangers.

Growing Up Too Fast? Early Adversity Affects Fear Responses

Fear can be adaptive, as noticing and avoiding potential dangers in the environment has obvious survival benefits. Yet, for some people, excessive fear and hyper-vigilance for threats can interfere with adaptive functioning, even developing into an anxiety disorder.

Originally posted 2017-10-09 04:44:54.

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