Telescoping and Hormones: Why Females Get Addicted Faster

Telescoping and Hormones: Why Females Get Addicted Faster

Telescoping is the common practice of females first using or drinking lower quantities than males, but then rapidly accelerating to larger amounts. For decades researchers have tried to explain why this occurs. Previously, researchers focused on social explanations that may factor into the situation. Recently, however, studies have pointed to a hormonal aspect of telescoping.…