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Posted by Willow on May 12, 2003, at 7:49:24

In reply to Re: CORRELATION BETWEEN IQ AND MENTAL ILLNESS?, posted by linkadge on May 11, 2003, at 1:37:03

> I think a more likely explaination is that
> people of low intelegence tend to be in lower stress jobs. Ie factory work, repetitive, etc.

There was a study done in Britain years back, (I may be wrong re country) but it showed that the lower on the totem pole at work the higher the stress. If I recall correctly the reasoning was because the individuals had less oppurtunity to control their enviorment. The plus side to some of these jobs would be that they involve physical activity.

> But anyone can get depressed,

And if stressed long enough, signs of clinical depression will become evident thus brain chemistry begins to get warped.

Just my opinion.

Whispering Willow




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