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Sex Not Likely To Trigger Cardiac Arrest: Study

Can sex trigger a cardiac arrest? A new study showed that it rarely can. It further suggested that sudden cardiac arrest is linked with sex far more often in men than in women.

Public Health November 14, 2017

Survey Reveals The Best Time Of The Day To Have Sex, Drink, Exercise, And Sleep

Survey results show the optimal times of the day to engage in activities such as sex, exercise, and sleep. The optimal time for sex may not appeal much to night owls.

Healthy Living/Wellness August 11, 2017

India Government Advises Pregnant Women To Avoid Meat And Lustful Thoughts

Women in India are advised to avoid eating meat and engage in lustful thoughts during pregnancy. Doctors raised concern over the advice because of the danger it poses to pregnant women and their babies.

Feature | Health June 20, 2017

Uber's CEO Travis Kalanick Emailed 'Sex Rules' To Miami Employees In 2013

The success Uber enjoyed in its early days are quickly being swept aside for a pile of legal and public relations problems. The latest comes thanks to its CEO, Travis Kalanick, and his 2013 email on 'sex rules' to Miami employees.

Internet June 9, 2017

How New Trend Called ‘Stealthing’ Is Actually A Sex Crime

‘Stealthing,' the new trend that implies nonconsensual condom removal, could be construed as sexual assault. Already punishable under Irish law as a sex crime, this practice inflicts emotional and physical trauma comparable to other forms of sexual abuse.

Public Health May 1, 2017

Sex-Shifting Parasitic Fish Chooses Gender Depending On Growth Rate, Study Says

A new study found sea lampreys become male or female depending on how nutrient-rich their environment is. Researchers believe this information can help keep in check this parasitic predatory fish, a threat to the North American Great Lakes.

Animals March 30, 2017

Surviving Prostate Cancer: Studies Show Which Treatment Offers Better Quality Of Life

Surgery, radiation or active surveillance? Studies rank treatment options for prostate cancer patients according to their outcomes on sexual, urinary and bowel functions.

Public Health March 22, 2017

What Makes Conception Successful? Study Says It's About Mathematics Of Sperm Rhythm

A new study uncovered sperm cells move in a specific rhythm, which helps propel them toward the egg. The math behind their trajectory could help improve male infertility treatments.

Healthy Living/Wellness March 21, 2017

Americans Having Less Sex Than They Used To: Is This A Bad Thing?

Is it bad when adult Americans are having less sex than they used to? A study says yes. In addition to sleeping habits and marital satisfaction, the nightly sexual behavior determines how an employee performs his work the following day.

Healthy Living/Wellness March 9, 2017

Find Out Why Americans Are Having Less Sex Than Before

People in the United States have been engaging in less sex than a quarter century ago, according to a new study. What could be possible factors affecting the frequency of sex among Americans?

Healthy Living/Wellness March 8, 2017

Active Sex Life Could Be Behind Productive Employees At Work: Study

Employees who had sex tend to be happier and more engaged at work the next day. What can couples who have issues with their sex life do?

Healthy Living/Wellness March 6, 2017

Intense Physical Exercise May Reduce Men's Libido: Other Factors Than Can Lower Sex Drive

Strenuous physical exercise was linked to lower libido in men. Other factors that can lower sex drive include certain medications, alcohol and drugs, sleep problems and depression.

Healthy Living/Wellness February 27, 2017

Mating As Endgame: Australian Male Phascogales Embrace Death After Non-Stop Sex

A rare case of male Phascogales ending their life in the quest of sex has been reported from Australia. They spend last days of their life chasing sex without even eating and ultimately the sexual exhaustion kills them.

Animals February 7, 2017

Mental Viagra Hormone May Boost Sexual Desire In Men

The hormone kisspeptin associated with puberty may help men who suffer from psychosexual problems. The hormone was shown to boost the behavioral circuit linked to sex and love.

Neuroscience January 24, 2017

Scientists Explain Why Baboons Kill Offspring Of Other Males, Attack Pregnant Females

A section of male baboons has been found to kill and maim infants and attack pregnant females, forcing miscarriages. A new study has found why the animals resort to this unusual behavior.

Animals January 20, 2017

Rendezvous Between Monkey And Deer Renders Interspecies Sex Possible: Study

Researchers cite mate deprivation as the most likely reason for the unusual site of a male snow monkey attempting to have intercourse with female sika deer on Yukushima Island in Japan.

Animals January 11, 2017

Millennial Myth: This Is Not The Hookup Generation

According to researchers, millennials should not be known as the hookup generation since they aren’t having sex as much as many would assume.

Healthy Living/Wellness August 3, 2016

The Hotter The Girl, The Less Likely Men Will Want To Wear Condom: Study

In what may come as a surprise to someone out there, scientists have confirmed that guys are less inclined to want to wear condoms during casual sex when they're really attracted to their hook up.

Healthy Living/Wellness June 27, 2016

Dating Sites May Help Spread HIV: Study

Dating and hook-up sites may help spread Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection. Educating people on the risks of sexual partnerships through online sites is important.

LIFE February 28, 2016

Male Spiders Tie Up Their Mates During Sex To Avoid Getting Eaten Afterwards

Why do male spiders practice bondage during sex? It turned out that this sexual behavior of spiders is part of their goal to stay alive - or not fall victim to cannibalism.

Earth/Environment February 26, 2016

CDC Probes 14 New Cases Of Sexually Transmitted Zika

Experts at the CDC are investigating 14 new reports of the Zika virus having been transmitted from person to person through sexual intercourse. If confirmed, this could produce major implications to the government's efforts to prevent the spread of the disease in the United States.

LIFE February 24, 2016

HPV Infection From Oral Sex Poses Greater Cancer Risk To Men Than Women

Men are twice as likely to develop mouth and throat cancer linked to HPV infection. The risk for HPV infection goes up with the number of oral sex partners men have.

LIFE February 14, 2016

Same-Sex Intimacy More Common In Women: CDC Report

More men and women claim they are bisexuals, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report says. However, women were found to be three times more likely to claim same-sex intimacy than men.

Society January 9, 2016

People Who Use More Emojis Think More About Sex: Survey

A survey found that people who frequently use emojis also think about sex more often. People who use emojis more have more sex compared to people who just use words.

Society January 2, 2016

French Women Most Likely To Fake An Orgasm: Survey

A poll showed that 31 percent of French women - followed by American and British women - were most likely to fake it with their current partner. Experts also pointed to the prevalence of vaginal penetration in women's struggle to reach climax regularly or at all.

LIFE December 21, 2015

Instability Linked To Risky Sexual Behaviors In College Students

A new University of Illinois study revealed that there is a link between the risky sexual behavior of college students and their instability as they face major changes in life. Experts suggest university programs focus on helping students cope with stress.

LIFE December 12, 2015

Sex In Space? Here's How It's Done, According To Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Pop scientist and TV show host Neil DeGrasse Tyson said that people looking to have sex in space would have to have instruments, such as leather straps, to help them carry out the act. This is because the parties would have to avoid floating away from each other while they are in a zero gravity environment.

Space November 24, 2015

Happiest Couples Only Have Sex Once A Week: Study

Based on surveys covering over 30,000 Americans over a span of four decades, a study showed that happiness was no greater with sex more than once a week on average. This is despite common belief equating a higher frequency of sex with greater happiness.

LIFE November 20, 2015

Here's Proof Why Parents Need To Have 'Sex Talk' With Their Kids

Talking about safe sex with your kids may make you cringe but it's totally worth it, experts say. Parents can influence their children's sexual behavior for the better, and help protect them against unwanted pregnancies.

LIFE November 6, 2015

Global Warming May Affect Birth Rates: People Less Likely To Have Sex In Hotter Temperatures

Climate change could never run out of effects on the environment and humanity. A working paper suggests that global warming may result in people having less sex, resulting in decreased birth rates and social stresses due to impaired population makeup.

Earth/Environment November 5, 2015

Frequent Sex Can Help Clear Kidney Stones: Study

A kidney stone is a crystalline mineral material that is formed in the kidney or urinary tract. Turkish scientists recommend a delightful new cure to this very painful condition: frequent sex.

LIFE October 19, 2015

Secret To Boost Fertility? No Secret Says New Study, Sex More Often Improves Chances

Calendar method, artificial insemination, in vitro fertilization, cytoplasmic transfer. What does it really take to have a baby? A new study has a very simple answer.

LIFE October 7, 2015

Post-Sex Blues: Study Says Almost Half Of All Women Become Depressed After Having Sex

Scientists at the Queensland Institute of Technology in Australia have discovered that around 46 percent of the young women they surveyed reported of having experienced anxiety or depression following sexual intercourse at least once in their lifetime.

LIFE October 7, 2015

Experts Encourage Making Love After Heart Attack: Here’s Why

A German study looked at the link between sex and heart attacks and found that sexual activity carries no greater risk of triggering another attack than climbing the stairs or brisk-walking. They even encourage lovemaking as a form of physical activity for the heart.

LIFE September 23, 2015

Calculator Tells How Many Sexual Partners You Had And There May Be More Than What You Think

Coinciding with Sexual Health Week, Lloyds Pharmacy made a calculator that can estimate up to how many people someone could have been sexually exposed to.

LIFE September 18, 2015

Germ Cell Switch In Medaka Decides Sperm Or Egg Fate

Researchers isolate a gene that sets sex in rice fish. It's related to another gene that has been used to turn mice ovaries into testes.

Animals June 16, 2015

Oculus: Virtual Sex? No. Virtual Violence? Hmmm...

Oculus VR says it won't distribute porn via the Oculus Rift's digital store. The Oculus Home store will be curated, much like the digital stores ran by Amazon and Apple.

Wearable Tech June 15, 2015

Meningococcal Disease Outbreak Hits Chicago: Health Officials

Officials from the Chicago health sector announced that an outbreak of invasive meningococcal disease is present in the city. The health department is particularly looking at gay men as the main individuals affected.

LIFE June 4, 2015

Tinder And Other Dating Apps Are Increasing The Spread Of STDs

Dating apps, which promote risky behavior, have been linked to the recent increase in STDs among young adults.

Internet Culture May 27, 2015

What Good Are Men Anyway? A New Study Discovers Why Males Exist

Sexual reproduction appears to be highly inefficient by producing males. So why do men exist at all?

LIFE May 18, 2015

More Sex Doesn't Lead To More Happiness, Reveals New Study. Surprised?

Couples who increased frequency of sex at the request of researchers said it didn't make them happier, and in fact, they were a bit less happy. However, researchers suggest, many couples could benefit from a bit more activity in the bed.

Society May 10, 2015

Ebola Transmission Possible Via Sexual Intercourse: CDC

The Ebola virus may be transmitted through sexual intercourse, the CDC is warning. How does this change what we know of the disease?

LIFE May 1, 2015

Cheesy Truth: Grilled Cheese Lovers Have More Sex And Likely Make For Better Lovers

Survey reveals those who love grilled cheese are getting busier in the bedroom and likely more adventuresome when getting busy given they also like to travel more than their non-loving grilled cheese counterparts. Favorite bread for grilled cheese is white bread by the way.

Internet Culture April 13, 2015

More Sleep Equals More Sex For Women, Says New Study

Catching up on sleep now has more exciting benefits. According to a study, sleeping more translates into better sex lives for women regardless of age.

LIFE March 21, 2015

Reseacher Finds Link Between Determining Baby Gender And Mother's Smell

A female’s body undoubtedly changes with pregnancy. In lemurs, this extends to a change in scent, the extent of which depends on the baby’s gender.

February 26, 2015

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