Adolecent dating research
But the obvious cost is that these general findings don’t apply to everyone.
In a recent paper, my colleagues and I argue that this needs to change.
At the moment a brain scan costs about £500 per hour, so sample sizes are very often limited by cost.The reproductive and sexual health needs of adolescents differ from those of adults. 1 During adolescence, the body undergoes significant developmental changes, most notably puberty, the bodily changes of sexual maturation, and the formation of sexual identity. Adolescent Pregnancy and Childbearing: Levels and Trends in Developed Countries. Recently, scientists have become interested in how this might mirror differences in adolescents’ brains.We already know that adults from different cultures show interesting differences in their brain activity and brain structure, and this is now starting to be investigated in adolescents.