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England's Daily Mail reports on UB study that shows women are better at coping with stress than men

Published July 10, 2013

An article in England’s Daily Mail reports on UB research using animal studies that showed why women are better at coping with stress than men. The article quotes Zhen Yan, professor of physiology and biophysics, who said, “Previous studies have found that females are more resilient to chronic stress and now our research has shown the reason.” The research received coverage around the world, with articles appearing in news outlets that include England’s Express, South Africa’s New Age, Medical Daily, Indonesia’s Tempo, the Chinese-language newspaper Liberty Times, EOS Wetenschap in Belgium, Science Codex and Business Standard. News about the research also appeared on a number of television stations around the country, including WISH-TV in Indianapolis, WTRF-TV in Wheeling, W.V., and WDAF-TV in Kansas City, Mo. Locally, a story appeared on WIVB-TV.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2359132/Why-women-cope-better-stress-men-Oestrogen-helps-block-negative-effects-brain.html?ico=home%5eheadlines

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