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Male aggression: testosterone increases brain’s threat response

Though it has been previously established that testosterone – a steroid hormone present in both men and women – influences aggression in men, a new study published in Biological Psychiatry suggests there is a neural circuit in the brain through … Continue reading

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Testosterone may reduce Empathy by reducing Brain connectivity

High levels of testosterone may reduce empathy by interfering with communication between parts of the brain involved in emotion, according to a study to be published in the journal Psychoneuroendicinology. There is a large body of scientific research linking testosterone, … Continue reading

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