Women mature faster than men


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It's generally believed that girls grow up faster than boys. It's an idea that's tossed around casually as an excuse for a lot of things men do. But we never question why exactly women have to grow up faster and just passively accept it as an aphorism.

Are Boys Smarter Than Girls?

Of course, there are many more considering our entire upbringing is designed to make us 'mature' faster. The Internet Went Bananas. Dr Hamira told Metro. It feels like this kind of label-slapping can only damage children.


If you expect boys to be childish and immature, they will be. If you expect girls to grown up and be mature, they will be. Which creates an environment where girls are the slow, reliable, plodding ones, and boys are the wild tear-aways.

The relative youthfulness of women's brains was detectable even among the youngest participants, who were in their 20s.


I think this could mean that the reason women don't experience as much cognitive decline in later years is because their brains are effectively younger, and we're currently working on a study to confirm that.

Older women tend to score better than men of the same age on tests of reason, memory and problem solving. Goyal, Raichle, Vlassenko and colleagues are now following a cohort of adults over time to see whether people with younger-looking brains are less likely to develop cognitive problems.


Materials provided by Washington University School of Medicine. Original written by Tamara Bhandari. Note: Content may be edited for style and length. Science News.

Persistent metabolic youth in the aging female brain. Proceedings of the National Academy of SciencesFeb.

Stop using the excuse that ‘boys mature slower than girls’ for bad behaviour

For example, girls, with the exception of few, are usually the quiet ones in a classroom compared to the boys, and this behavior results in the teacher concluding that girls are more mature than boys; but the teacher reached that conclusion without taking in the fact that girls, in our patriarchal society, are conditioned to conform to authority more than boys, resulting in them being quieter than their counterparts not maturity.

Beyond the inaccurate saying it has ruinous implication on girls.

Women's brains appear three years younger than men's

This implication asks labor from girls in the family by asking them to cook, take care of siblings,etc. Notify me of follow-up comments by email.

Girls really do mature quicker than boys, scientists find

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