Posts tagged "ovulation"

We Don’t Want To Break Up, We’re Just Ovulating

A new study done at UCLA explored women's changes in behavior toward their mates during ovulation. As you may guess, it was erratic, because lots of bizarre things happen to us when we're ovulating. Like, we're better at spotting snakes. "A woman evaluates her relationship differently at different times in her cycle, and her…
By: Ami Angelowicz / October 29, 2012

8 Weird Things That Happen To Us When We’re Ovulating

Ladies, in case you weren't aware, while that teeny tiny egg makes its way down your fallopian tubes, your hormones are making you do all kinds of weird crap you have no awareness of. It's like an alien inhabits your body and coerces it into behavior that you would never dream of the other 27…
By: Ami Angelowicz / March 27, 2012

Study: Women Who Are Ovulating Buy Sexier Clothing

Despite human evolution, our primal thoughts and instinctive behaviors are still -- though subconsciously -- with us. New research from the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management found that when women are ovulating, they unknowingly buy and dress in more sexy clothing in a survival of the fittest tactic to beat out other wome…
By: AOL Health / January 31, 2011

Women Choose Sexier Outfits When They Ovulate

Ladies, we now have one more thing we can blame on hormones emitted during our menstrual cycle -- slutty sexy clothing choices. A new study from the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management finds that during ovulation, women “dress to impress” and buy sexier clothing. Apparently, it's an unconscious choice, but we…
By: Joanne Hinkel / August 6, 2010

The Daily Squeeze: Successfully Quit Smoking, See Elijah Wood Covered In Spaghetti, And More

Women who attempted to quit smoking before hitting the ovulation part of their cycle were more likely to smoke again than those trying to quit at other times. [BBC]…
By: Catherine Strawn / April 21, 2008