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 21, 2021
Open Access

Empathy and its associations with age and sociodemographic characteristics in a large UK population sample.

PloS One
Andrew SommerladDaisy Fancourt
September 21, 2021

Mental Health of People of Diverse Genders and Sexualities in Aotearoa/New Zealand: Findings from the New Zealand Mental Health Monitor.

Health Promotion Journal of Australia : Official Journal of Australian Association of Health Promotion Professionals
Kyle K H TanJaimie F Veale
September 21, 2021
Review

Psychological impairment and extreme weather event (EWE) exposure, 1980-2020: A global pooled analysis integrating mental health and well-being metrics.

International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health
C ChiqueJ O'Dwyer
September 20, 2021
Preprint
Open Access

Sexually dimorphic interplay between anxiety-related phenotype and fear memory extinction

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
M. I. BonillaAndrii Rudenko
September 20, 2021

Association of Neighborhood Gun Violence With Mental Health-Related Pediatric Emergency Department Utilization.

JAMA Pediatrics
Aditi VasanEugenia C South
September 20, 2021
Open Access

Is the Effect of Body Dissatisfaction on Depressive Symptoms Dependent on Weight Status? A Study with Early-to-Middle Adolescents.

European Journal of Investigation in Health, Psychology and Education
Maria João CarapetoGuida Veiga
September 20, 2021

COVID-19 and Transgender and Gender Expansive Children and Youth.

Pediatric Annals
Diane Ehrensaft
September 20, 2021

Medical Trauma in LGBTQIA Youth: Adapting Trauma-Informed Affirming Clinical Practices.

Pediatric Annals
Natalia Ramos
September 20, 2021

Associations Between Mental Health and Job Loss among Middle- and Low-Income Veterans and Civilians During the COVID-19 Pandemic: An Exploratory Study.

Stress and Health : Journal of the International Society for the Investigation of Stress
Emre UmucuJack Tsai
September 20, 2021

Sex differences in atrial fibrillation: patient-reported outcomes and the persistent toll on women.

American Journal of Preventive Cardiology
Raisa L SilvaJared W Magnani
September 20, 2021
Open Access

The Age, Sex, and Geographical Distribution of Self-Reported Asthma Triggers on Children With Asthma in China.

Frontiers in Pediatrics
Changhao ZhangKunling Shen
September 20, 2021
Open Access

Gender Differences in Sleep and Mental Health among Saudi Adolescents.

Sleep Disorders
Ahmad Mamoun RajabNazmus Saquib
September 20, 2021

Effects of COVID-19 Fear on Society's Quality of Life.

International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction
Nur Demirbas, Ruhusen Kutlu

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