There are also a lot of neglected kids noticed at VCH and Greeley is definitely starting to get a feeling of them as well. ‘About two-thirds of most child abuse is neglect. We at VCH see a large numbers of child neglect as well, but they appear to fly below the radar,’ Greeley said. ‘This data source is the 1st step in getting a real handle of the scope of the issue seen at VCH.’ Greeley says his database is not component of a formal research study. He explains there may be some difference in what’s medically diagnosed as child abuse and what’s found to meet the legal definition. While each case in his database is also reported to the state, as required for legal reasons, for official tracking of suspected misuse rates in Tennessee, the information that returns to the public is spotty and frequently scarce.Mitch Daniels for his call for a truce on cultural issues, is now contacting his potential 2012 rival to indication a controversial bill to lower $3 million in funding to Planned Parenthood in Indiana. That’s an organization that has a extremely sordid history and founding and one that I still think focuses in on activities that a lot of people have moral objections to, Santorum said in an interview with CBS News political analyst John Dickerson Thursday .This article was reprinted from kaiserhealthnews.org with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Base. Kaiser Health News, an editorially independent news services, is an application of the Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonpartisan health care policy research firm unaffiliated with Kaiser Permanente.
Mature offspring of parents with PTSD have lower cortisol levels A small study shows that adults whose parents are Holocaust survivors with post-traumatic stress disorder may actually have lower average degrees of the strain hormone cortisol than the adult offspring of parents without PTSD, in the September problem of Archives of General Psychiatry according to a written report, among the JAMA/Archives journals.