Did you know there's actually a drug used by some doctors to make babies with an intersex condition look and act more feminine?

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The drug known as dexamethasone (dex) is used to treat congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH), which occurs in around 1 in 10,000 infants can have a variety of potentially serious effects, including dangerously low blood sodium. In girls, it can also produce ambiguous genitals which some experts believe predisposes them to masculine behavior, lesbianism, and a disinterest in having children.

But recently-released research suggests that the drug may actually be harming fetuses. The claim comes from Swedish researchers after conducting a study on 43 children treated prenatally with dex. They found that eight developed serious medical problems including mental retardation and mood disorders.