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If a child has emotional problems, is it more due to genetics or a bad childhood?

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There are a lot of things that can influence the development of emotional problems.
Certainly emotional problems do run in families, and pour family structure can result in emotional problems.

In brief: See below

There are a lot of things that can influence the development of emotional problems.
Certainly emotional problems do run in families, and pour family structure can result in emotional problems.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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