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Study Reveals Association between Poverty and Children’s Brain Development

Based on scanning work dedicated to the brains of around 1,000 individuals, researchers have discovered the association between brain size and socioeconomic status in regard to children and adolescents. The study has revealed that certain parts of brain, especially those related to functions of language and decision-making, have the tendency […]

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Poverty Can Impede Cognitive Function, Study Says

Poverty Can Impede Cognitive Function, Study Says

Recently, a research article was published on Science that scientists from University of Warwick, Harvard University, Princeton University and University of British Columbia found that poverty can impede human’s cognitive functions. However, the results can’t be interpreted as “poverty can lower one’s IQ”.  Using two different but complementary researches, Anandi […]

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