• Losing A Parent Affects Us Forever - No Matter How Old We Are

    4 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    Studies show losing a parent has a lifelong, permanent psychological effect on humans of all ages
    The trauma of losing a parent has a profound effect on us all, no matter how old we are. The grief is so immeasurable that there are studies that show the death of our mother or father can actually alter our brain chemistry and have lasting physical effects, too.
    The way our brain processes grief is deep, and it's complex. Research indicates that the regions of our brains that process grief - the posterior cingulate cortex, frontal cortex, and cerebellum - are the same regions that retrieve...
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