New Studies in Microglia give us more insight into the cross-talk between personality, sex, stress, inflammation and autism.
This is a study to get really excited about. Not only the potential (with funding) for drug possibilities, but its potential for uncovering aspects of underlying mechanism for autistic dysfunctioning. The drug, Suramin, is over 100 years old and was used for African Sleeping Sickness. Sleeping Sickness is a parasitic infection from the Tetse fly … Continue reading Suramin: A Stress Perspective of this Very Old Drug and Autism
This article from Psychology Today is an excellent primary on Personality and the dimorphic Sex Hormones. Here are a few highlights from the article: "For men and women alike, sex hormones (including testosterone, produced by the testes, and estrogen, from the ovaries) are power players in myriad human abilities and behaviors. Language, cognition, libido, and … Continue reading PsychologyToday: Sex Hormone Secrets