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Poor people aren&#39;t stupid; bad decisions are from being overwhelmed, study finds
By Maggie Fox, Senior Health Writer, NBC News Being poor affects your ability to think, a new study shows. Those coping with severe financial stress don&#39;t have the mental bandwidth to deal with all of life&#39;s troubles, a team of researchers reported Thursday.
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