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TRANSGENDER CHILDREN: Sex-changing treatment for kids: It’s on the rise

February 21, 2012

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Associated Press,  Feb. 19, 2012CHICAGO — A small but growing number of teens and even younger children who think they were born the wrong sex are getting support from parents and from doctors who give them sex-changing treatments, according to reports in the medical journal Pediatrics.It’s an issue that raises ethical questions, and some experts […]

Male and Female Behavior Deconstructed

February 2, 2012

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UCSF Team Uncovers Genes Influenced by Sex Hormones that Control Masculine and Feminine Behaviors in Mice By Jason Bardi on February 2, 2012 Hormones shape our bodies, make us fertile, excite our most basic urges, and as scientists have known for years, they govern the behaviors that separate men from women. But how? Now a […]

Male and Female Behavior Deconstructed

February 2, 2012

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UCSF Team Uncovers Genes Influenced by Sex Hormones that Control Masculine and Feminine Behaviors in Mice By Jason Bardi on February 2, 2012 Hormones shape our bodies, make us fertile, excite our most basic urges, and as scientists have known for years, they govern the behaviors that separate men from women. But how? Now a […]

Male sex hormone behind people’s ego

February 1, 2012

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ANI | Feb 1, 2012, 01.27PM IST Too much testosterone can make us overvalue our own opinions and blind us to other people’s views, researchers have revealed. The findings from the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging at UCL (University College London) may have implications for how group decisions are affected by dominant individuals. Previous research […]

Male sex hormone behind people’s ego

February 1, 2012

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ANI | Feb 1, 2012, 01.27PM IST Too much testosterone can make us overvalue our own opinions and blind us to other people’s views, researchers have revealed. The findings from the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging at UCL (University College London) may have implications for how group decisions are affected by dominant individuals. Previous research […]