Posts tagged "testosterone"

LGBT Catholics Are Organizing For Inclusion In The Church

Plus, did you know Beatrix Potter studied mushrooms?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 28, 2015 - 6:30 pm

The Soapbox: Why We Can’t Resist An A-Hole

If I hadn’t witnessed it with my own eyes, I never would have believed it. My friends and I stumbled into a crowded bar for some after-dinner drinks one night…

Kate Richlin-Zack | May 24, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Why Men Cheat: Science Explains!

Why do men cheat? Turns out it’s not because he’s a “crazed sex poodle.” The authors of Sex at Dawn: The Prehistoric Origins of Modern Sexuality say that a wily…

Jessica Wakeman | July 7, 2010 - 6:40 pm

Women Become Less Trusting When They Take Testosterone Pills

I happen to be very trusting of strangers—I trust that they are trying to screw with me, every chance that they get. But apparently, this is a very male trait—testosterone-packed…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 27, 2010 - 11:50 am

Testosterone Actually Makes You Nicer

A new study suggests that testosterone makes people act kinder and fairer, contrary to what you’d think. Participants in the study were all women who were asked to divvy up…

Nikki Dowling | December 10, 2009 - 7:40 pm

Documentary Looks At Why Men Are Less Manly Than Ever

Apparently, testosterone has gone down 17 percent in the last 14 years among American men, and one member of the decreasingly masculine population has made a documentary, “An

Catherine Strawn | December 7, 2009 - 2:30 pm

Putting The Men In Menopause

Well, actually, male menopause is called “andropause.” But wordage aside, researchers are trying to prove there is a very real life change men experience in their silver fox years, akin…

Simcha | November 19, 2008 - 8:30 pm

Girl Talk: I Love Testosterone TV

The boys are back in town! The guys of “Entourage,” that is. I’ve spent the last two Sundays demanding silence at ten o’clock. What can I say? I love testosterone…

Leigh Raines | September 16, 2008 - 2:30 pm

If You’re Not Competitive, You Might Be Low On Estrogen

Estrogen might be to women what testosterone is to men. Past research found that male traders made more money when their testosterone levels were high, and now new research has…

Catherine Strawn | May 1, 2008 - 1:15 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Testosterone And Hair Growth, Adult Entertainment, And Traditional Clothes

When premenopausal women sprayed testosterone on their stomachs as part of a study, they didn’t become hyper-sexual beasts. Some had slightly better sex lives, however unwanted hair growth where they…

Catherine Strawn | April 22, 2008 - 12:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Circumcision, Crazy Bras, And Producing Heirs

The rate of infant male circumcision has decreased significantly since the 1930s and 1940s, at least in the U.K. Some people see circumcision as a form of genital mutilation, and…

Catherine Strawn | March 25, 2008 - 12:00 pm