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Psychiatric Risks Differ For Boys And Girls, University of Pennsylvania Study



5/29/2014 7:54:42 AM

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Though cerebral blood flow levels decrease in the same way for both boys and girls before puberty, new research reveals that they differ significantly during puberty; levels increase in females and decrease in males. Researchers say their findings give clues to sex-specific susceptibilities to certain psychiatric disorders, such as depression, anxiety and schizophrenia.

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