Lockdown Policies And Mask Mandates Linked With Lower IQ In Children – Brown University Study

by Tommy Hung | The Epoch Times

Francesco Abbruzzino, The Uncensored Report, LLC



The nation’s recent lockdown policies and mask mandates will create a generation of children who exhibit lower IQs and signs of social brain damage, according to a clinical psychiatrist for children and adolescents.


Dr. Mark McDonald cited an Aug. 11 study by Brown University (Click here to read the study — >>>pdf) that found that “children born during the pandemic have significantly reduced verbal, motor, and overall cognitive performance compared to children born pre-pandemic,” during an interview with host Cindy Drukier on a Dec. 25 episode of NTD’s “The Nation Speaks.” NTD is a sister media outlet of The Epoch Times.

The masks, “Zoom schools,” and lockdown mandates have led to “deprivation overall, of social contact, [of] not being able to see faces, being stuck at home all day long, [and this] has actually caused brain damage to the youngsters,” he said.


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