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Can long-term extreme stress cause permanent brain damage or intellectual/concentration/memory problems?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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In brief: Yes

But how is a long story.
The first article will be the short version. The second article will be the longer version. I hope you enjoy the reading. It is very enlightening. Best wishes. www.targetwoman.com/articles/stress-and-brain-damage.html over time, stress damages most cognitive functions. www.fi.edu/learn/brain/stress.html iextreme or sustained stress can damage the brain's hippocampus.

In brief: Yes

But how is a long story.
The first article will be the short version. The second article will be the longer version. I hope you enjoy the reading. It is very enlightening. Best wishes. www.targetwoman.com/articles/stress-and-brain-damage.html over time, stress damages most cognitive functions. www.fi.edu/learn/brain/stress.html iextreme or sustained stress can damage the brain's hippocampus.
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