The Surprising Reason Why Some Kids Are Shorter: Study | Parenting – Yahoo! Shine

The Surprising Reason Why Some Kids Are Shorter: Study | Parenting – Yahoo! Shine.

Depression doesn’t just hurt–it stunts growth, according to a new study published in the journal Pediatrics. 

Mothers who suffer from depression the first year of their child’s life are more likely to have shorter kids, based on findings by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. 

Very interesting find. But is it really surprising ? 

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