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Latest Sex differences in humans Stories

2013-12-10 10:18:04

Women scientists specializing in infectious disease research have fewer studies funded than men, and receive less funding across most topic areas in the specialty than their male peers.

Male Female Brains Complimentary
2013-12-03 08:37:48

Men and women have ‘strikingly’ complimentary differences in their neural wiring that may explain some of the behavioral differences between the sexes.

Nosey Research Shows That Men Have Larger Noses Than Women
2013-11-19 04:48:58

The average male nose is approximately 10 percent larger than the typical female proboscis, and the difference is likely due to the different builds and energy demands of the two genders.

Depression Symptoms Men
2013-08-29 12:04:25

A new study says the traditional tools used to diagnose depression work best with women, but leave many depression cases in men undiscovered.

2013-04-04 16:15:46

The observation that males appear to be superior to females in some fields of academic study has prompted a wealth of research hoping to shed light on whether this is attributable to nature or nurture.

Gender Differences In Illness And Medical Treatment
2013-03-23 05:57:26

New research has revealed crucial differences between men and women with regard to cardiovascular illness, cancer, liver disease, osteoporosis, and in the area of pharmacology.

Gender Differences Impact Diagnosis of Depression
2012-11-15 15:42:08

The idea of male and female differences can be seen in a new study from the University of Westminster in the United Kingdom that showed how symptoms of depression are more readily identified in women as opposed to males.

2012-09-18 23:02:59

Almost 60% of females would rather die than live knowing they were responsible for another’s death a Tellwut survey finds.

Alzheimer’s Disease Affects More Women Than Men
2012-09-06 08:39:05

Researchers recently created a set of recommendations for future research possibilities regarding the reasons behind Alzheimer’s disease for women.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.