both sexes

Women more nostalgic than men about sex with ex


September 21st, 2012 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) A study in Britain has found more women than men look back with longing on past relationships and admit to having had better sex with their ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Parasite in cats may lead people to suicides


August 21st, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) Exposure to a parasite hosted by cats could make people more likely to attempt suicide, says a new study.Toxoplasma gondii, which can cause toxoplasmosis, is easily ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Eyes tell whether straight or gay


August 6th, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) The pupil in the eye shoots open when people become aroused, which leads others to know whether one is gay or straight, scientists have said.A sex ... Read more...

Posted in World |

People with sense of humour more attractive


August 6th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) People with a good sense of humour are "more attractive" and have a better chance of finding a partner, a study has found.Many people deploy a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Women find men with smouldering eyes ’shifty’


May 13th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) The smouldering, half-closed "bedroom eyes" may have promoted George Clooney and Antonio Banderas' movie careers, but if you try it, you would appear sleazy and shifty-eyed ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Lowly yoghurt could boost male virility too


May 9th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) Eating probiotic yoghurt calms upset tummies and does more besides - it could boost your virility as well, say scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘Viagra effect’ from a glass of pomegranate juice


May 4th, 2012 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 4 (IANS) Men and women who drank a daily glass of pomegranate juice for a fortnight experienced a surge in the hormone testosterone, which increases sexual desire in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sexual competition makes women more jealous than men


May 4th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 4 (IANS) Sexual competition hurts women more than men at the workplace. However, a rival's social skills provoke jealousy and envy equally in both sexes, shows a recent ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

BBC pays men 10 percent more than women: Report


April 13th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 13 (IANS) The BBC has nearly twice as many men as women in senior roles and pays them a 10 percent higher salary than their female counterparts, a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Few pegs make people seem more enticing


April 2nd, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 2 (IANS) Scientists may have the answer to why the opposite sex seems more enticing after a few pegs - they found that alcohol clouded women's judgement. Researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tighter cultural norms frown on women as leaders


March 9th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 9 (IANS) Countries strictly upholding cultural norms are more likely on frown on women as leaders - unless those norms support equal opportunities for both sexes, says a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Smoking, hypertension the biggest killers in Japan


January 25th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Jan 25 (IANS) Even though the Japanese have the world's highest life expectancy, smoking and high blood pressure (BP) still remain the biggest health hazards, reveals a study.An analytical ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Irresponsibility turns drinkers into bullies


December 20th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 20 (IANS) Drinkers turn into aggressive bullies due to the inability to weigh the consequences of their actions. "If you carefully consider the consequences of your actions, it ... Read more...

Posted in World |

`Millions of Mexicans ready to cheat on spouses’


December 15th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 15 (IANS/EFE) Some 12 million married Mexicans of both sexes are dissatisfied with their sex lives and open to the idea of cheating, according to estimates by ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

40,000 Zimbabwean men circumcised in a year


November 20th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Harare, Nov 20 (IANS) More than 40,000 Zimbabwean men have been circumcised so far since the programme began in 2010, in a bid to reduce the risk of HIV, the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

A third of women dislike cuddling


November 5th, 2011 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 5 (IANS) Believe it or not -- a third of women actually dislike cuddles, shredding the popular stereotype that they are the ones demanding it.It is the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Female dogs are ‘more intelligent’ than male canines


April 30th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): A study has found that female canines are more intelligent than males, and that in at least once task the females have the edge.Scientists studied a range of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dogs compete for status ‘peeing over pee’


April 28th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 28 (ANI): A new study has found that both female and male dogs compete for status using the height, leg-lift angle, location and quality of their pee.The study also found ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Women’s heads getting bigger?


April 18th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 18 (IANS) An analysis of Spanish skulls spanning about 300 years shows that the difference between the sexes' cranial features shrank over time, a media report said. While ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Women make the best gardeners: Study


April 17th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): If you want a great garden, hand the gloves to women.For they are better at choosing, arranging and tending to flowers, planting hanging baskets and selecting garden ornaments, ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Parents of young kids ‘eat more fatty foods, lead unhealthier lives’


April 12th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 12 (ANI): A study has found that the parents of young children are unhealthier than their childless peers.According to scientists, mothers with young children are heavier and eat more calories ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Wingless female fireflies get less support from mates


April 6th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 6 (ANI): A new research led by Tufts University biologists found that wingless 'stay-at-home' female fireflies get less support from their mates than females who are able to fly.There are ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Are men, women becoming similar facially?


April 6th, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 6 (IANS) Facial distinctions between men and women are becoming blurred, as borne out by an examination of hundreds of Spanish and Portuguese skulls, spanning four centuries."Improving our ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Men and women look more alike today: Study


April 5th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): A North Carolina State University study, which examined hundreds of Spanish and Portuguese skulls spanning four centuries, shows that differences in the craniofacial features of men and women ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Beauty can buy both money and happiness


April 1st, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 01 (ANI): They say that money does not buy happiness, but a new study involving more than 25,000 people worldwide has suggested that beauty can buy both money and happiness. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sexual harassment affects men, women differently: US study


March 31st, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): A study has found that women and men deal differently with sexual harassment, with the fairer sex having built up enough resistance to only find it "bothersome".The new ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Arab men ‘under attack from wives’


March 17th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, March 17 (ANI): Psychologists have claimed that cases of husband-beating in Dubai homes are rising with many marriages erupting in violence.Police figures supported the phenomenon. Seven cases of husband-beating were reported ... Read more...

Posted in World |

One in four women in UK hated their husband’s marriage proposal


March 17th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 17 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that one in four women in Britain hated the way their husband proposed.The poll of 3,000 men and women on The Knot and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Young Kiwis feel ‘pay day is better than sex’


March 8th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar 8 (ANI): A new survey has found that young New Zealanders prefer money to sex.Kiwis in their 20s put getting paid ahead of sex, winning a sports event, or meeting ... Read more...

Posted in World |

More than quarter of young men, women in US are still virgins


March 5th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 05 (ANI): An official study has found that more than a quarter of young men and women in America are still virgins.Rising numbers of young Americans are abstaining from sex. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Love conquers all’ - is it the truth or just a fairytale?


February 12th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): A professor of religion examines how romance novels and many other forms of popular culture emphasize the power of love to make all things turn out right, in ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Men like wet kisses while women want to keep them long!


February 12th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): Men like to push to make kisses sloppier, while women want to keep them long, suggest a new study.Also, a kiss shared between a man and a woman ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Young people taking longer to reach adult life


February 10th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): A new research has found that young Spanish people were by 2001 taking six years longer than in 1981 to reach full employment, residential and family independence.The study ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tips on how to help one’s partner do away with unhealthy weight


February 10th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 10 (ANI): When it comes to discussing weight issues, both sexes in a relationship often find it hard to address, but taking into consideration a partner's feelings can help make ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Walking in the park is the key to better health


February 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): Penn State researchers have said that the payoff for investing in public parks and recreation sites may be healthier, more physically fit residents and a less strained healthcare ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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