Do women need their friends MORE than men? Female mice feel higher levels of stress when left on their own

After a hard day in the office, a night with your friends can be the ideal way to de-stress.
But it appears that coping mechanisms for feeling overwhelmed may differ between the sexes.
New research has shown that females, but not males, feel stressed when alone – and the discovery could help create strategies for coping with stress that are sex-specific.
It's unknown whether this translates to humans. 
TESTING STRESS LEVELS  The study involved young mice, that had been housed in same-sex groups after birth.
The mice were either left in their same-sex groups, housed in pairs, or were... read more

11 October 2016 in Science &Technology, Views: 34
Source: Daily Mail

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