Posts tagged "studies"

Exclusive! Poop Donors Needed For Important Poop Study

Searching for something to do with your old poop? Does flushing it down the toilet just seem sad? Perhaps you should consider a fecal transplant — give the gift of…

Jessica Wakeman | April 10, 2013 - 2:40 pm

Science Says “Na Na Na Na, Hey Hey Hey, Goodbye” To Songs That Get Stuck In Your Head

Science, always out there doing things like landing car-sized robots on the moon and then making twitter accounts for them, or discovering the particle responsible for matter having mass and…

The Mary Sue | March 26, 2013 - 12:50 pm

Want To Start A Fight? Spend More Time On The Computer

Is your computer affecting your relationship? According to a survey conducted by, probably.
Dating in this tech-obsessed era isn’t easy, but now that just about everyone has a computer, is… | February 20, 2013 - 3:50 pm

What Men Are Really Judging You On

Stressing over your appearance is one of the many undesirable aspects of singledom. But what if you had empirical data to help you prioritize your beauty regimen? Thanks to, now…

Huffington Post Style | February 8, 2013 - 3:50 pm

Oh No, Your Facebook Profile Reveals Clues To Your Mental Health

So, it has come to this. Facebook can be an indicator of your psychological state, says a new study done at the University of Missouri. More than 200 college students…

Ami Angelowicz | February 1, 2013 - 4:20 pm

6 Things That Supposedly Make Men Sexier

A study published in the American Sociological Review found that men who spent more time doing “more traditionally female” household chores like cooking, cleaning, and shopping were found to have…

Ami Angelowicz | February 1, 2013 - 10:00 am

I Hope Your First Time Was Fan-Freaking-Tastic

How was your first time? I’m going to go out on a limb here and guess it was quick/awkward/unmemorable/unfulfilling like it was for most of us. I’m not going to…

Ami Angelowicz | January 29, 2013 - 12:20 pm

The One Good Thing About Bikini Waxing

I’m taking a cue from Jodie Foster’s Golden Globes speech and outing myself: I’m a bikini waxer. I’ve been waxing regularly since 2001. But that doesn’t mean I’ve gotten used…

Ami Angelowicz | January 14, 2013 - 3:40 pm

New Study Shows Overweight Female Defendants Viewed As “Guiltier” Than Skinnier Counterparts

Discriminating against women because of their weight is a very real problem and it goes all the way to the jury box. A new study at Yale University observed 471…

Jessica Wakeman | January 12, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Diet Soda Linked To Depression

Yet another reason diet soda may not be as good a choice as you assumed: A new study links it to an increased risk of depression, LiveScience reports. More than 263,900 US adults answered questions…

Newser | January 10, 2013 - 9:10 am

The Key To Keeping Your New Year’s Resolutions

Happy New Year! I’ve stopped making resolutions all together in attempt to lessen my feelings of shame. And stress. Now, I just spend the end of the year assessing and…

Ami Angelowicz | January 1, 2013 - 9:00 am

What We Learned From Studies In 2012

Reproductive health, online dating, Republican sex — this year, studies brought us new information on everything from the onset of puberty to how “Sex and the City “affects our real-life relationships.

Pop Sugar | December 27, 2012 - 1:50 pm

Want To Protect Your Liver This New Year’s Eve? Eat Some Asparagus

If you’re planning to party like a rock star this New Year’s Eve, you might want to take a break from pounding Jagerbombs to pounding a plate of sauteed asparagus.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 26, 2012 - 4:30 pm

6 Things We Didn’t Know We Should Be Doing To Our Boobs

You knew you should be examining them every month and plucking your nipple hair, but a new study found that squeezing your breasts regularly may prevent cancer. The study done…

Ami Angelowicz | December 20, 2012 - 2:00 pm

This Cheese Is Made From Human Noses, Feet And Armpits

I feel like I’ve been writing/talking about cheese a lot lately. I have no idea why. I barely even eat cheese. I need to explore this new cheese obsession more…

Ami Angelowicz | December 4, 2012 - 11:20 am

Women With Endometriosis Are Seen As More Attractive, Study Claims

Women with the most severe forms of endometriosis are seen as more attractive than those with mild forms or no form of the disease, according to a new study conducted…

Daley Quinn | November 28, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Shocker: Study Finds Sex More Pleasing Than Facebook

A recent study has concluded that, believe or not, people enjoy having sex more than using Facebook! Crazy, I know.

The frightening news for our collective sex lives, though,…

Daley Quinn | November 25, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Keys To A Longer Life: A Puppy And A Spouse

The ticket to a longer life: happiness, reports the Daily Mail. In 1940, Harvard researchers reviewed 200 young, white, healthy men; they checked back in on that group every two…

Newser | November 17, 2012 - 10:30 am

It’s Impossible To Empathize And Analyze At The Same Time, Study Says

A study done at Case Western Reserve University in Ohio found that the parts of our brains that empathize and the parts that analyze are essentially unable to function at…

Ami Angelowicz | November 2, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Do Blondes Really Cheat More?

Recently, dating and social media site Cheaterville released a survey of its users on the topic of hair color and cheating. The website is a place where you can publicly call out cheating partners — their slogan… | November 1, 2012 - 11:50 am
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