When it comes to preventing Alzheimer’s, women respond better than men

Journal Reference: N. Saif, H. Hristov, K. Akiyoshi, K. Niotis, I.E. Ariza, N. Malviya, P. Lee, J. Melendez, G. Sadek, K. Hackett, A. Rahman, J. Meléndez-Cabrero, C.E. Greer, L. Mosconi, R. Krikorian, R.S. Isaacson. Sex-Driven Differences in the Effectiveness of Individualized Clinical Management of Alzheimer’s Disease Risk. The Journal Of Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease, 2022; … Read more

Women were less likely to return to work after a severe stroke

Journal Reference: Marianne Hahn, Sonja Gröschel, Eyad Hayani, Marc A. Brockmann, Muthuraman Muthuraman, Klaus Gröschel, Timo Uphaus, Joachim Röther, Bernd Eckert, Michael Braun, Gerhard F. Hamann, Eberhard Siebert, Christian H Nolte, Sarah Zweynert, Georg Bohner, Jörg Berrouschot, Albrecht Bormann, Christoffer Kraemer, Martina Petersen, Florian Stögbauer, Tobias Boeckh-Behrens, Silke Wunderlich, Alexander Ludolph, Karl-Heinz Henn, Christian Gerloff, … Read more

Will Smith’s ‘benevolent’ sexism: Movies perpetuate idea that women need saving

Will Smiths benevolent sexism Movies perpetuate idea that women need

Will Smith and his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, arrive for the Academy Awards in Los Angeles, an event marred by Will Smith’s slap of comedian Chris Rock. Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI | License Photo April 7 (UPI) — Two days after actor Will Smith hit comedian Chris Rock in response to a joke about his … Read more

Levels of a certain hormone could predict or detect bone loss in premenopausal women

Journal Reference: Arun S Karlamangla, Albert Shieh, Gail A Greendale, Elaine W Yu, Sherri‐Ann M Burnett‐Bowie, Patrick M Sluss, Deborah Martin, Anthony Morrison, Joel S Finkelstein. Anti‐Mullerian Hormone as Predictor of Future and Ongoing Bone Loss During the Menopause Transition. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 2022; DOI: 10.1002/jbmr.4525 The findings could help physicians determine … Read more

Women seen as happy and men as angry despite real emotions

Journal Reference: Sebastian Korb, Nace Mikus, Claudia Massaccesi, Jack Grey, Suvarnalata Xanthate Duggirala, Sonja A. Kotz, Marc Mehu. EmoSex: Emotion prevails over sex in implicit judgments of faces and voices.. Emotion, 2022; DOI: 10.1037/emo0001089 The study led by Dr Sebastian Korb found that how we understand the emotional expression of a face or voice is … Read more

Time to shift research focus from ‘bikini drugs’ to what is really ailing women

Journal Reference: Laura Hallam, Amy Vassallo, Ana-Catarina Pinho-Gomes, Cheryl Carcel, Mark Woodward. Does Journal Content in the Field of Women’s Health Represent Women’s Burden of Disease? A Review of Publications in 2010 and 2020. Journal of Women’s Health, 2022; DOI: 10.1089/jwh.2021.0425 Despite growing awareness of differences in how women experience medical conditions and the impact … Read more

Russian general dubbed ‘The Butcher of Mariupol’ hit by crippling UK sanctions after bombing pregnant women in hospital – Reuters News in France and abroad

Russian general dubbed The Butcher of Mariupol hit by crippling

The evil Russian general nicknamed “The Butcher of Mariupol” is today sanctioned by the United Kingdom after he bombed pregnant women in hospital. Putin’s murderous henchman Mikhail Mizintsev – who has brought terror to the beleaguered Ukrainian city – is stinged in Liz Truss’ latest sanctions package with Kremlin propagandists. Butcher of Mariupol Mikhail MizintsevCredit: … Read more

50 of the best movies directed by women

50 of the best movies directed by women

CLEVELAND, Ohio – While Will Smith’s altercation with Chris Rock has dominated the headlines, there were numerous other noteworthy stories to come out of the 2022 Oscars. ‘The Power of the Dog’ director Jane Campion took home two awards, including becoming just the third woman – after Kathryn Bigelow and Chloe Zhao – to win … Read more

Origins of diabetes may be different in men and women

Journal Reference: Kerri Z. Delaney, Sylvia Santosa. Sex differences in regional adipose tissue depots pose different threats for the development of Type 2 diabetes in males and females. Obesity Reviews, 2022; 23 (3) DOI: 10.1111/obr.13393 Although the disease is common, there is still much research left to be done to fully understand it. For instance, … Read more

Men and women process pain signals differently

Journal Reference: Annemarie Dedek, Jian Xu, Louis-Étienne Lorenzo, Antoine G Godin, Chaya M Kandegedara, Geneviève Glavina, Jeffrey A Landrigan, Paul J Lombroso, Yves De Koninck, Eve C Tsai, Michael E Hildebrand. Sexual dimorphism in a neuronal mechanism of spinal hyperexcitability across rodent and human models of pathological pain. Brain, 2022; DOI: 10.1093/brain/awab408 Although it has … Read more