[Comment] Child maltreatment and mental health

https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanpsy/article/PIIS2215-0366(19)30370-0/fulltext?rss=yes

Child maltreatment has serious and lifelong consequences, including increasing an individual’s risk of physical and mental health problems across their life course. Although estimates vary, globally, as many as a quarter of adults report physical abuse in childhood, and one-fifth of women and one in thirteen men report childhood sexual abuse.1 Emotional abuse, neglect, and exposure to domestic violence and abuse are also highly prevalent.

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