Family income, parental education related to brain structure in children, adolescents

http://feeds.sciencedaily.com/~r/sciencedaily/~3/-xj8w47rjlI/150330112232.htm

Characterizing associations between socioeconomic factors and children’s brain development, a team of investigators reports correlative links between family income and brain structure. Relationships between the brain and family income were strongest in the lowest end of the economic range — suggesting that interventional policies aimed at these children may have the largest societal impact.

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