Category: survivor

Scientists found that descendants of Holocaust survivors have altered stress hormones. They are more vulnerable to the effects of stress and are more likely to experience symptoms of PTSD as a result of family trauma imparting epigenetic changes.

NASA developed a technology called FINDER. It’s able to detect heartbeats and breathing through up to 30 feet of rubble, 20 feet of solid concrete, and was used to find survivors during the 2015 earthquakes in Nepal. source

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