Adverse Childhood Experiences and their association with chronic disease and health service use in the Welsh adult population (2016)

Adverse Childhood Experiences and their association with chronic disease and health service use in the Welsh adult population (2016)
Summary:  Link to survey findings in 2015 of those in Wales who sufferred adverse childhood experiences

 

Public Health Wales have published Adverse Childhood Experiences and their association with chronic disease and health service use in the Welsh adult population. The report says those in Wales who suffered four or more adverse childhood experiences are more than twice as likely to be diagnosed with a chronic disease in later life compared to adults that have experienced none.