Domestic Violence – It’s Written in Her Face?

New research is revealing that women who have experienced facial injuries as a result of domestic violence may be able to be identified by the distinctive pattern of their injuries.

While this certainly doesn’t begin to address all forms of abuse, or the fact that abuse is not gender specific, this is a breakthrough that may help identify and get help for some women who are otherwise falling through the cracks.

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One Response

  1. Wow! I know a survivor who has had exactly these injuries and is in severe long term pain. She can barely leave the house. Her abuser is at large and still dangerous.

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