Autism is more common in men

A research group from Switzerland and America did a study and proved that autism is a disease that is more common among men. The information was published in The Independent.

It is known that the female body is generally more stable than the male body. This information was correct and for autism. Scientists have proved that the development of autism in women should be more global changes at the genetic level. Men, it should be noted, suffer from this disease more often. It is possible that this fact is related to the differences in the sex chromosomes.

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The data were confirmed in the survey of 15 thousand people with various mental disorders. The female body was not only more resistant to autism, and other mental disorders.

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