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Alcohol More Common With Post-Sex Regret Than Pot

Which is more likely to lead to regrettable sex, alcohol or pot? That’s what researchers at New York University wanted to know, so they interviewed 24 adults (12 males and 12 females) who recently used marijuana before sex. An NYU news release reports that the researchers found that, compared to marijuana, […]

Why Women Have Orgasms
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Why Women Have Orgasms

Everyone knows why women fake orgasms; now researchers at Yale have come up with a theory about why women have orgasms in the first place. A Yale news release reports that, because orgasms play no obvious role in human reproduction, the research focused on a specific physiological trait that accompanies […]

Women And The Orgasm Mystery, Almost Solved
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Women And The Orgasm Mystery, Almost Solved

Even men, OK some men, realize that most women don’t have an orgasm “with penetration alone” during sex. Now, Dr. Maureen Whelihan, an expert with the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, offers this explanation: anatomy. HealthDay reports that Whelihan has determined that a woman’s ability to orgasm during sex depends on […]

Testosterone Shown To Boost Sexual Function
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Testosterone Shown To Boost Sexual Function

After years of debate about whether the benefits of testosterone supplements outweigh suspected risks (heart problems and prostate cancer), a large-scale study involving 790 men, all of whom were 65 or older, concludes that yes, testosterone does improve sexual function and mood in older men with low testosterone levels, but […]

Berries May Boost Sexual Health, For Men
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Berries May Boost Sexual Health, For Men

It could be true–for men anyway. Researchers at Harvard’s T.H. Chan School of Public Health are claiming that men who consume just three or four weekly portions of foods and drinks containing flavonoids—which include berries, citrus fruits, and red wine—may reduce their risk of erectile dysfunction. The suggestion follows a […]

Sexting Could Help Your Sex Life
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Sexting Could Help Your Sex Life

Shocking, but true: adults also sext.  And when they do, researchers at Drexel University are convinced, it can do good things for their sex lives. HealthDay reports that researchers at the school have found that eight in ten adults admit to having sent or received a sexually explicit text message. […]

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Man, Woman, Sexual Dissatisfaction: A Survey

Most people assume that men in long-term relationships want more sex than they get; and most people are right. What they’re wrong about is the assumption that women in long-term relationships want less sex than they get. In fact, they want more too. What’s going on here? Tara Parker-Pope reports […]