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Study: Divorced Parents Could Raise Kids' Stroke Risk

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A study says people who grew up with divorced parents have twice the stroke risk of those whose parents were together. Big caveat: most participants who had strokes grew up in the 1940s, when divorce was much more stigmatized.

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greenazul
RayBradbury's_ElephantMonastery

What about people who lose a parent or both? You're totally healthy if one of your parents die, but if they split up it's Stroke City?