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How Does Psychological Stress Affect Refugees? Boise State Researchers Answer

Thomas Peipert
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Refugees have come to Boise from across the globe, resettling after traumatic events like genocide and famine. But once they settle, how does psychological stress affect them on a physiological level? Three Boise State University researchers exploring these questions join Idaho Matters to discuss their study.

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Frankie Barnhill is the Senior Producer of Idaho Matters, Boise State Public Radio's daily show and podcast. She's always interested in hearing surprising and enlightening stories about life in the West. Have an idea for Idaho Matters? Drop her a line!