Canadian Life Sciences NewsUncategorized

Baby Teeth Could Help Reveal Mental Illness Risk in Children

Baby Teeth Could Help Reveal Mental Illness Risk in Children

A new study has found that the growth lines in baby teeth may be used to identify children who are at risk for mental health conditions such as depression later in life. The study, which was conducted by researchers at the Massachusetts General Hospital, published its findings in JAMA Network Open.

Researchers believe that their discovery could assist in the development of a tool that can identify children who have been exposed to adversity early in their lives. Early-life adversity is a risk factor for psychological issues. Erin C. Dunn, a social and psychiatric epidemiologist who studies the impact of childhood adversity, stated that exposure to sources of physical stress, including disease or poor nutrition, can affect enamel formation, which is what creates pronounced…

Read more »

NOTE TO INVESTORS: The latest news and updates relating to Mydecine Innovations Group Inc. (NEO: MYCO) (OTC: MYCOF) are available in the company’s newsroom at

About BioMedWire

BioMedWire (BMW) is a bio-med news and content distribution company that provides (1) access to a network of wire services via InvestorWire to reach all target markets, industries and demographics in the most effective manner possible, (2) article and editorial syndication to 5,000+ news outlets (3), enhanced press release services to ensure maximum impact, (4) social media distribution via the Investor Brand Network (IBN) to nearly 2 million followers, (5) a full array of corporate communications solutions, and (6) a total news coverage solution with BMW Prime. As a multifaceted organization with an extensive team of contributing journalists and writers, BMW is uniquely positioned to best serve private and public companies that desire to reach a wide audience of investors, consumers, journalists and the general public. By cutting through the overload of information in today’s market, BMW brings its clients unparalleled visibility, recognition and brand awareness. BMW is where news, content and information converge.

To receive SMS text alerts from BioMedWire, text “STOCKS” to 77948 (U.S. Mobile Phones Only)

For more information, please visit

Please see full terms of use and disclaimers on the BioMedWire website applicable to all content provided by BMW, wherever published or re-published:

BioMedWire (BMW)
San Francisco, California
415.949.5050 Office

BioMedWire is part of the InvestorBrandNetwork.

Related Articles

Back to top button