Testosterone has always been regarded as the principle hormone of "maleness," the cause of aggression and competitiveness and possessiveness in "macho" personality types. However, experts are saying that it may also be responsible for why your meat-head of a (boy)freind always let's you know (perhaps less tactfully then you would like) when your getting fat or when your breath is far from fresh.
A surprising correlation was made by authors in the New England Journal of Medicine, where researchers noted that the more chocolate that is consumed by people of a country, the more noble peace prize winners they seemed to pump out.
The first ever violent video game where the player does not have to kill a single person, the question is which path will be taken and how righteous is the player?
Eastman Kodak Company reached an agreement with a court-appointed committee of retirees to pay a total of $650 million in claims and $7.5 million in cash into a fund that could be used for future payments in exchange for eliminating its current $1.2 billion liability for medical, dental, life insurance and survivor income benefits.
Due to a the rising rates of obesity and all medical complications related therein (i.e. diabetes, high blood pressure etc.) researcher now reveal that strokes may be affecting people younger and younger.
A new study conducted on the quality of sexual life among women who have undergone female genital mutilation (FGM) supports the argument that without clitoral stimulation a female organism is near impossible.
Medical Marijuana has proven to help people suffering from anorexia and glaucoma but now a new study proves that Cannabis actually eases joint and muscle pain, making it a suitable medication to alleviate stiffness typical of Multiple Sclerosis, as revealed in the Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery and Psychiatry.
A study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences finds that treatment of maternal depression with serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SRIs) can accelerate babies' ability to attune to the sounds and sights of their native language.
Faced with unprecedented overcrowding in New York City's homeless shelters, Mayor Michael Bloomberg has cut through the bureaucracy to open up new shelters across the city, pushing some into wealthy areas where residents fear their new neighbors will bring in crime and drugs.
Edward Archbold, a 32-year old Florida resident died after consuming dozens of roaches and worms in a bid to win a python, worth around $850.00. Interestingly, the roaches and worms he ingested for the contest were the very same roaches and worms which were raised specifically for consumption by snakes and other reptiles.
While recent reports about coffee being linked to eye-sight loss have made the rounds, a new study reveals how a specific type of antioxidant not only reduces the risk of visual impairment (such as that linked to coffee) and that it can be used to prevent and even cure cataracts, macular degeneration and other degenerative eye disorders.