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Are Pharmacists Lying To Teenagers About The Morning-After Pill?

A new study conducted by the Boston Medical Center/Boston University School of Medicine and published in the journal Pediatrics has uncovered a truly disturbing trend: teens are being given false information…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 26, 2012 - 3:40 pm

14 Things Science Says Guys Love

I had a good chuckle over Made Man’s list of Things Science Says Women Love. Apparently we are all suckers for homosexual men who look like our dads and don’t…

Ami Angelowicz | March 22, 2012 - 11:00 am

Why You Shouldn’t Bother Splurging On Fancy Wine

Ever wondered why you can’t quite detect those hints of vanilla and cardamom touted in a pricey bottle of wine? A new study finds that wine experts—like the wine writer…

Newser | March 18, 2012 - 5:30 pm

Science Looking To Ecstasy To Treat PTSD Sufferers

After controversy surrounded mind-altering “psychedelic” drugs like LSD, MDMA and psilocybin (the compound found in “magic mushrooms”) in the 1960s, tougher drug laws brought many clinical studies hoping to reveal…

Tiffanie Drayton | March 16, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Marriage May Keep You Alive Longer

As the number of couples walking down the aisle dwindles, science suggests that our generation may be missing out on marriage’s “healing powers.” A study published by the Journal of

Tiffanie Drayton | March 11, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Sex With “Younger Ladies” Attributed To Heart Attacks In Cheating Men

Cheaters beware: you may be killing yourself.  A new American Heart Association study finds that men who die of heart attacks were more likely to be cheating. An analysis of…

Tiffanie Drayton | March 11, 2012 - 3:00 pm

How PMS Can Save Your Life

Breaking news in the world of snake detection. And no, I’m not talking about trouser snakes. I’m talking about actual snakes. Those slithery things that can kill you, either because…

Ami Angelowicz | March 8, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Why You Should Paint Your Door Red

I walked by an old brownstone the other night and stopped to admire its red door. I looked up and saw that the third floor window was decorated with children’s…

Ami Angelowicz | March 6, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Study: Redheads Feel Pain Differently

Redheads! They’re so different! So special, so rare! And the same recessive genes that give them their ginger locks also cause them to feel pain in a different way than…

Julie Gerstein | March 6, 2012 - 12:20 pm

Science Might Explain Why You’re Single

Kim Kardashian may not just be an example of a walking, talking publicity stunt — she could be an example of biology gone awry! Scientists have discovered a gene that…

Tiffanie Drayton | March 5, 2012 - 4:40 pm

The 5 Weirdest Reasons We Have Sex (According To Science)

Ever since Darwin popped off his big theory of evolution, we’ve all kind of presumed that everything we do — the way we eat, the mates we choose, the way…

Cracked | March 3, 2012 - 11:30 am

You Won’t Believe What Women Will Do Under Their Desks At Work

I once read a survey that claimed that a third of American women won’t leave the house without their makeup on. As a mother who is just happy to have a kid…

The Stir | March 2, 2012 - 2:50 pm

To Be More Creative Make Breakfast Backwards

According to a new study done in the Netherlands, stimulating your creativity is much easier than you thought.  The study found that preparing your breakfast in reverse order can make…

Ami Angelowicz | February 24, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Sex With Your Ex: Always A Bad Idea?

If you asked someone on the street, “Is sex with an ex a good idea?” The answer would likely be a resounding, “No!” In fact, according to our Break Up With Your…

YourTango.com | February 21, 2012 - 5:20 pm

Study Shows Interracial Marriages Are On The Rise

Aside from our seven-year age gap, my sister and I are very similar for the most part. We look alike (so much so that I used her ID to party…

Tiffanie Drayton | February 20, 2012 - 9:20 am

10 Dumb Sex & Relationships Studies

Members of the scientific community constantly conduct relationship studies in an attempt to make broad, sweeping generalizations about the ways of the heart. Never mind that every relationship is a…

TruTV | February 18, 2012 - 11:30 am

Bigger Girls Wear Sexier Panties

Watch out for the big girls! A survey of 2,500 adults revealed some surprising statistics about the kind of underwear we buy depending on our size. Size 8 women are…

Tiffanie Drayton | February 10, 2012 - 3:20 pm

Republican Woman Report Better Sex, But Democrats Have More Of It

Even though some conservatives only believe in sex for procreation, that doesn’t stop 53 percent of self-identified Republican women from reaching “the big O” when they get it on. A…

Tiffanie Drayton | February 6, 2012 - 4:40 pm

People Want To Tweet And Check Their Facebook Almost As Much As They Want To Eat And Have Sex

A new study conducted by the University of Chicago reveals that texting and checking Facebook and Twitter ranks just below the urge to eat and have sex. That is definitely…

Tiffanie Drayton | February 5, 2012 - 10:30 am

There’s A New Male Birth Control Option On The Horizon

Ladies, we may possible be able to say goodbye to the Pill, patch, ring and those heinous butt injections! Scientists are about to even out the birth control playing field…

Tiffanie Drayton | February 1, 2012 - 3:40 pm
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