Among Kids At 2013 Marathon, 11 Percent Show Signs Of PTSD | CommonHealth

June 2, 2014 6:36 PM

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Among Kids At 2013 Marathon, 11 Percent Show Signs Of PTSD  | CommonHealth

A neighbor is escorted to safety as police surround a home while searching for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings in Watertown, on April 19, 2013. (Charles Krupa/AP)

This just out in the journal Pediatrics: A survey of Boston-area parents finds that the 2013 marathon bombings left about 11 percent of children who attended the race reporting post-traumatic stress, a rate six times higher than kids who did not attend the marathon.

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