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The influence of the maternal nutritional and hormonal
environment in pregnancy in permanently programming appetite
and energy expenditure.
SOCIAL SCIENCE EXPLANATION; SOCIAL CONTEXT; SOCIOECONOMIC
STATUS MODIFIES HERITABILITY; POWER-CONTROL THEORY
In impoverished families, 60% of the variance in IQ is
accounted for by the shared environment, and the contribution
of genes is close to zero; in affluent families, the result is
almost exactly the reverse.
CHILDHOOD PHYSICAL ABUSE; LONG-TERM PHYSICAL; LARGE
POPULATION-BASED SAMPLE; MENTAL HEALTH CONSEQUENCES
Childhood maltreatment has been linked to a variety of changes
in brain structure and function and stress-responsive