Tag Archives: Violence

Violence affects 60% of teen relationships and 150 young people were killed by partners in 13 years

Violence affects 60% of teen relationships – and 150 young people were killed by romantic partners in 13 years, study finds Between 2003 and 2016, 150 people 18 and under were killed by someone they had been dating or who wanted to date them  The vast majority of victims (90 percent) were female, and most… Read More »

Menopausal Symptoms More Common in Women with History of Intimate Partner Violence

While we have identified various sociodemographic variables as factors which modulate vulnerability to menopausal symptoms, no studies (to my knowledge) have looked at how a history of intimate partner violence (IPV) or other traumatic exposures may affect susceptibility to menopausal symptoms.   A recent study looked at menopausal symptoms in 2,016 women (40 to 80… Read More »