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Can a single child abuse event leave major life-long issues?
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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine
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In brief: Depends
It should not have occurred in the first place and is, unfortunately likely to occur again.
A single incident depends on the nature of the abuse and its severity. If it forms a "file" in the "hard drive" of the brain, it can be a recurrent source of behavioral problems for life.

In brief: Depends
It should not have occurred in the first place and is, unfortunately likely to occur again.
A single incident depends on the nature of the abuse and its severity. If it forms a "file" in the "hard drive" of the brain, it can be a recurrent source of behavioral problems for life.
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