Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Reduced Exposure to Risk Factors Like Bullying Could Reduce Mental Illness in Extreme Preemies

Newswise imageThe study utilized the McMaster Extremely Low Birth Weight (ELBW) Cohort, which includes a group of 179 extremely low birth weight survivors and 145 normal birth weight controls born between 1977 and 1982, which has 40 years’ worth of data.
The study showed that although these preemies were not necessarily exposed to a larger number of risk factors compared to their normal birth weight counterparts, these stresses appeared to have a greater impact on their mental health as adults. The study util…