Evidence for sex differences in fetal programming of physiological stress reactivity in infancy.

Abstract

Associations between low birth weight and prenatal anxiety and later psychopathology may arise from programming effects likely to be adaptive under some, but not other, environmental exposures and modified by sex differences. If physiological reactivity, which also confers vulnerability or resilience in an environment-dependent manner, is associated with… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0954579414000194

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