Skip Navigation

Home Projects Publications Archives About Sign Up or Log In

Browse Resources

(1 classification) (1 resource)

Sex differences

Classification
United States (2)

Resources
View Resource Exploring the Biological Contributions to Human Health: Does Sex Matter?

Authored by the Institute of Medicine, this new report examines research relating human health issues to gender. The report concludes that, despite a relative lack of attention to this issue, "scientific evidence of the importance of sex differences throughout the life span abounds." The study finds that a broad range of diseases beyond those generally acknowledged seem to have a sex-differential...

https://www.nap.edu/read/10028/chapter/1