• Kyodo


About 3,400 elementary and junior high school students in Hyogo Prefecture are still suffering stress-induced disorders from the 1995 Great Hanshin Earthquake, according to a survey by the prefectural board of education released this week.

The board found in its annual survey that 3,392 of the 490,000 public elementary and junior high school students in the prefecture still require special care for posttraumatic stress disorder.

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