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Now, a machine that makes men 'experience' women's periods' pain!
Posted On: Sept. 27, 2011
London, Sept 14 (ANI): Only women can feel a woman's pain, it is believed. Not so thinks Japanese-British artist Sputniko!, who has designed a machine that imitates the cramps and bleeding experienced by women during menstruation. The wearable device has a blood dispensing mechanism and uses electrodes to stimulate abdominal muscles, simulating menstrual cramps, New Scientist reported. A video shows ...
Now, a machine that makes men 'experience' women's periods' pain!
Scientists find new 'sugary solution' to prevent sexual transmission of HIV
Posted On: Sept. 27, 2011
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): University of Utah researchers have come closer toward a new treatment to prevent sexual transmission of the AIDS virus, after they discovered a new class of compounds that stick to the sugary coating of the virus and inhibit it from infecting cells. Lectins are a group of molecules found throughout nature that interact and bind with ...
Scientists find new 'sugary solution' to prevent sexual transmission of HIV
Sex hormone helps reverse advanced pulmonary hypertension in women
Posted On: Sept. 27, 2011
Washington, Sept 17 (ANI): Sex hormone estrogen could help reverse the progression of advanced pulmonary hypertension to heart failure and can restore lung and ventricle structure and function, according to a new study. Researchers at UCLA have found that by treating rats with severe pulmonary hypertension with low doses of estrogen, they were able to prevent the disease from progressing ...
Sex hormone helps reverse advanced pulmonary hypertension in women
'Elusive' female orgasm mapped for first time
Posted On: Sept. 14, 2011
Washington, Sept 13 (ANI): While the male erotic brain has been mapped for decades, the female orgasm has remained a mystery, until now. Researchers at Rutgers University have mapped the female sexual brain for the first time. The study located the brain regions that respond to stimulation of the clitoris, cervix, vagina and nipples. It found that each erogenous zone ...
'Elusive' female orgasm mapped for first time
Cardiovascular disease treatment improves sexual function in men with ED
Posted On: Sept. 14, 2011
Washington, Sept 13 (ANI): A study has found that lifestyle modifications and pharmaceutical treatment of risk factors for cardiovascular disease are associated with improvement in sexual function among men with erectile dysfunction (ED). "Erectile dysfunction shares modifiable risks factors with atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease (CAD), including hypertension, diabetes, dyslipidemia, cigarette smoking, obesity, metabolic syndrome, and sedentary behaviour," the article ...
Cardiovascular disease treatment improves sexual function in men with ED
Use of birth control pills alters memory
Posted On: Sept. 10, 2011
Washington, Sept 10 (ANI): A new UC Irvine research has found that women who use contraceptives like birth control pills experience memory changes. "What's most exciting about this study is that it shows the use of hormonal contraception alters memory," said UCI graduate researcher Shawn Nielsen. She stressed that the medications did not damage memory. "It's a change in the ...
Use of birth control pills alters memory
Role intoxication plays in some men who commit sexual aggression
Posted On: Sept. 10, 2011
Washington, Sept 8 (ANI): A new study has been carried out to assess to which extent alcohol plays a role in some men who commit sexual aggression. The findings revealed that men who are already prone to anger, who have hostile attitudes toward women, and who are in social environments that accept sexual aggression are most likely to engage in ...
Role intoxication plays in some men who commit sexual aggression
Women spy on partners' online profiles twice as much as men
Posted On: Sept. 10, 2011
London, Sept 8 (ANI): A new survey has suggested that Britain has become a 'nation of snoops' where one in five women spy on their partner's online accounts. During the survey by security software firm Norton, women admitted that they have accessed their partner's emails or messages on social networking services such as Facebook without their knowledge, whereas only one ...
Women spy on partners' online profiles twice as much as men
Coming soon, a stem cell jab to mend broken hearts
Posted On: Sept. 8, 2011
London, Sept 7 (ANI): In a new treatment being hailed as a medical breakthrough, scientists have developed a single stem cell injection that could halve the damage suffered in heart attacks. The jab, using cells taken from the bone marrow of healthy young adults, could prevent patients suffering highly damaging secondary attacks and greatly improve their quality of life. It ...
Coming soon, a stem cell jab to mend broken hearts
Ring finger longer than index finger = high libido for men
Posted On: Sept. 7, 2011
Washington, Sept 6 (ANI): Here's an advice for ladies who are really passionate about someone - check his ring finger as its length could be linked to his sex drive. The longer the fourth finger compared to the second, known as the 2D:4D ratio, the more attractive he is likely to be to the opposite sex. Over the years, the ...
Ring finger longer than index finger = high libido for men
Sex hormones influence people's career choices
Posted On: Sept. 5, 2011
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): Psychologists have found that sex hormones strongly influence people's interests, which affect the kinds of occupations they choose. "Our results provide strong support for hormonal influences on interest in occupations characterized by working with things versus people," said Adriene M. Beltz, graduate student in psychology, who work with Sheri A. Berenbaum, professor of psychology and paediatrics, ...
Sex hormones influence people's career choices
Adventurous females tend to pick mates with similar interests
Posted On: Aug. 27, 2011
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): It's well known that adventurous women are more likely to choose partners who have similar personalities, irrespective of their appearance. Now, a study by researchers at the University of Exeter and the Royal Veterinary College has shown that the same can be said of birds. The researchers found that adventurous female zebra finches were more likely ...
Adventurous females tend to pick mates with similar interests
People are putting their relationships at risk by using laptops in bed
Posted On: Aug. 27, 2011
London, August 27 (ANI): Looks like the concept of spending quality time together is slowly fading away among couples, with most preferring to spend more time on their laptops than with each other in the bedrooms. A study, which was carried out by Ikea on two million Britons, has indicated that couples are spending more time looking at their laptops ...
People are putting their relationships at risk by using laptops in bed
Men with erectile dysfunction have problem with orgasm, ejaculation
Posted On: Aug. 25, 2011
Washington, Aug 24 (ANI): A new study has found that 65 percent of men with erectile dysfunction (ED) are unable to have an orgasm and 58 percent have problems with ejaculation. The research led by physician-scientists at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Centre followed 12,130 men with mild to severe ED and is the largest-ever analysis of orgasmic and ...
Men with erectile dysfunction have problem with orgasm, ejaculation
Boys maturing sexually earlier than ever
Posted On: Aug. 22, 2011
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): A new study has revealed that boys are maturing physically earlier than ever before with the age of sexual maturity decreasing by about 2.5 months each decade at least since the middle of the 18th century. Joshua Goldstein, director of the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock (MPIDR), has used mortality data to prove ...
Boys maturing sexually earlier than ever
Vitamin B boosts erectile function in men with high cholesterol
Posted On: Aug. 22, 2011
Washington, August 21 (ANI): A daily dose of niacin, also known as vitamin B3, improves erectile function in men with high cholesterol, a new study has found. The results show that the 80 men who took niacin and began the study with moderate or severe erectile dysfunction (ED) reported an improvement in their ability to maintain an erection. The 80 ...
Vitamin B boosts erectile function in men with high cholesterol
Compassionate love boosts athletic performance
Posted On: Aug. 22, 2011
Washington, Aug 21(ANI): A new study has revealed that being in love enhances athletic performance. More than half the athletes surveyed said being in love helped their game. Compassionate love, the type of affection and trust present in a long-lasting relationship, was more strongly associated with improved performance than passionate love, the feelings of euphoria and exhilaration experienced at the ...
Compassionate love boosts athletic performance
How female orgasms evolved, what they mean, and much more
Posted On: Aug. 16, 2011
Washington, Aug 12 (ANI): Ever wondered how the female orgasm evolved, what it means, and whether it helps in conception? Well here is a series that will explore those intriguing questions and more. The Discovery Channel is set to broadcast new series of 'Curiosity' - a program designed to explore a range of envelope-pushing universal issues - and will be ...
How female orgasms evolved, what they mean, and much more
Women 'prefer sleep, Internet and showers to sex'
Posted On: July 23, 2011
Washington, July 23 (ANI): The three most important things in a women's life are sleep, the Internet and showers, a new study has revealed. While men may agree on the first two items, sex is the third thing most of them say they can't live without. New research conducted by Women at NBCU revealed that women are becoming increasingly more ...
Women 'prefer sleep, Internet and showers to sex'
'Women sext more than men'
Posted On: July 22, 2011
London, July 18 (ANI): Women are more likely to send nude photographs or sexually explicit text messages than men, a new study has revealed. In fact, two-thirds of the women surveyed in the study, 'Let My Fingers Do the Talking: Sexting and Infidelity in Cyberspace,' said that they sexted while only half of the men did. The respondents were gathered ...
'Women sext more than men'
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