Sex-Specific Effects of Stress

The effects of stress on several conditions including cardiovascular disease, cancer, and psychiatric disorders differ between sexes. Sex-specific effects of stress can also occur prenatally and impact placental function and fetal development. Here are the latest discoveries pertaining the sex-specific effects of stress.

September 28, 2020
Open Access

Anxiety Severity Levels and Coping Strategies during the COVID-19 Pandemic among People Aged 15 Years and Above in Gonabad, Iran

Archives of Iranian Medicine
Fatemeh MohammadzadehToktam Paykani
September 26, 2020

"I Didn't Really Have Anybody to Turn To": Barriers to Social Support and the Experiences of Male Perpetrators of Intimate Partner Violence

Journal of Interpersonal Violence
Natalie Hoskins, Adrianne Kunkel
September 29, 2020

Sex differences in the acute effects of oral and vaporized cannabis among healthy adults

Addiction Biology
Dennis J ShollerRyan Vandrey
September 29, 2020

Intrinsic functional connectivity of the default mode and cognitive control networks relate to change in behavioral performance over two years

Cortex; a Journal Devoted to the Study of the Nervous System and Behavior
Isabella A BreukelaarMayuresh S Korgaonkar
September 25, 2020

Psychic Symptoms and Self-Esteem in Dancers

Psychiatria Danubina
Leon AjtlbezShpend S Haxhibeqiri
September 25, 2020

Dysfunctional coupling of the parahippocampal cortex and inferior frontal gyrus during memory suppression in posttraumatic stress disorder

European Neuropsychopharmacology : the Journal of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology
Trevor StewardKim L Felmingham
September 29, 2020

Factors Associated with Hopelessness and the Role of Social Networks Among Chinese Older Adults

Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics
Qingxiu DangAlejandra Nunez
September 25, 2020

Early impact of COVID-19 social distancing measures on reported sexual behaviour of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis users in Wales

Sexually Transmitted Infections
David GillespieKerenza Hood
September 29, 2020
Open Access

Kin-Avoidance in Cannibalistic Homicide

Frontiers in Psychology
Marlies Oostland, Michael Brecht
September 28, 2020
Open Access

Social support and clinical improvement in COVID-19 positive patients in China

Nursing Outlook
Xiao YangTao Li
September 29, 2020

Gender differences in adolescent sleep neurophysiology: a high-density sleep EEG study

Scientific Reports
Andjela MarkovicLeila Tarokh
September 26, 2020
Open Access

Psychological and Behavioral Responses to the COVID-19 Pandemic in Greece

Frontiers in Psychiatry
Eleni ParlapaniIoannis Diakogiannis
September 29, 2020

Impact of public health emergency on public psychology: analysis of mental health assistance hotlines during COVID-19 in Zhejiang province

Zhejiang da xue xue bao. Yi xue ban = Journal of Zhejiang University. Medical sciences
Weidan WangNing Zhang
September 25, 2020

Rumination in posttraumatic stress disorder: A systematic review

Clinical Psychology Review
Michelle L MouldsRichard A Bryant
September 26, 2020

Older People's Non-Physical Contacts and Depression During the COVID-19 Lockdown

The Gerontologist
Bruno ArpinoAïda Solé-Auró

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