Boys’ Nights Out Good For Men

It’s long been appreciated that women get a lot of emotional support from chatting with female friends over morning coffee. But now scientists have found that men too benefit from male bonding sessions on the “boys’ night out.” According to the research, every man needs a good night out with his mates now and then for his emotional health. Male […]

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Domestic Abuse Changes Brain

Individuals who have suffered domestic violence show similar brain patterns to veteran soliders exposed to combat violence. That’s according to recent research published in scientific journal, Current Biology. Threat Detection The study found that the Amygdala in both groups showed similar patterns of heightened activity, when shown photos of angry faces. This suggests that victims of domestic abuse may have […]

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Sex a Good Stress

Stress is bad for you. This truism is virtually undisputed, and for good reason. Glucocorticoids, stress hormones, and their negative effects have been studied extensively. Conditions linked with high glucocorticoid levels are extensive, and diverse: heart disease, Alzheimer’s, back pain, depression… even the common cold! Good Stress For this reason, researchers at Princeton University’s Neuroscience Institute were surprised to discover […]

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