Borderline personality disorder: Trauma raises risk by 13-fold

A new meta-analysis of existing studies has revealed that people with borderline personality disorder (BPD) are much more likely to report childhood adversity than those without the condition.

Childhood trauma is also associated with BPD more than it is with other similar psychiatric conditions, according to the study.

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, BPD is a mental health condition that affects around 1.4% of the population of the United States.

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