Sexuality
New insights into what Neolithic people ate in southeastern Europe  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
New research, led by the University of Bristol, has shed new light on the eating habits of Neolithic people living in southeastern Europe using food residues from pottery... more
Archaeologists find Rome-era tombs in Egypt's Western Desert  PHYS.ORG · 12 hours
Egypt says archaeologists have uncovered two ancient tombs dating back to the Roman period in the country's Western Desert. more
Menopausal Hormone Therapy Effective against Knee Osteoarthritis: Study  SCI-NEWS.COM · 15 hours
A new study, published in the journal Menopause, shows that women receiving menopausal hormone therapy had a significantly lower prevalence... more
Ex-prosecutor to lead health care firm's rape investigation  ABC NEWS · 1 day
The owner of a long term care facility in Arizona where a patient in a vegetative state was impregnated in a sexual assault has hired metro Phoenix's former longtime top prosecutor to... more
Lesbian, gay and bisexual individuals more likely to suffer severe substance use disorders  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Researchers know that lesbian, gay and bisexual individuals are more likely than heterosexuals to use alcohol, tobacco or other drugs, but until... more
Algeria's ancient pyramid tombs still shrouded in mystery  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Dating back centuries, Algeria's pyramid tombs are unique relics of an ancient era but a dearth of research has left the Jeddars shrouded in mystery. more
New Technique More Precisely Determines the Ages of Stars  ASTRO WATCH · 3 days
How old are each of the stars in our roughly 13-billion-year-old galaxy? A new technique for understanding the... more
Binge eating and smoking linked to bullying and sexual abuse  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
People who ever suffered bullying or sexual abuse have a lower quality of life similar to those living with chronic conditions like heart disease, diabetes, depression or severe... more
Sexual abuse and bullying related to smoking dependence and binge eating  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
People who ever suffered bullying or sexual abuse have a lower quality of life similar to those living with chronic conditions like heart disease, diabetes, depression... more
The science is clear: with HIV, undetectable equals untransmittable  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
An overwhelming body of clinical evidence has firmly established the HIV Undetectable = Untransmittable (U=U) concept as scientifically sound. U=U means that people living with HIV who achieve and maintain... more
Medical News Today: What are the benefits of royal jelly?  MNT · 5 days
Royal jelly is a substance that bees produce to feed queen bee larvae. Potential benefits include wound healing and relieving the symptoms of menopause and premenstrual syndrome. Learn... more
Mother fruit flies use sex pheromones to veil eggs, preventing cannibalism  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Researchers report how fruit flies, which lay eggs communally, use chemical deception to protect their eggs from being cannibalized by their own larvae. more
April exam found no signs of pregnancy in comatose woman  ABC NEWS · 5 days
Court documents show an Arizona woman in a vegetative state who was sexually assaulted and had a baby received a medical exam nearly nine months before giving birth more
Men and women remember pain differently  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Scientists increasingly believe that one of the driving forces in chronic pain -- the number one health problem in both prevalence and burden -- appears to be the memory of earlier pain. Research suggests that there... more
Mothers use sex pheromones to veil eggs, preventing cannibalism  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Species that lay eggs but don't actively keep watch over them often protect their precious eggs from predators by laying them in communal groups or by fortifying them with toxins.... more
Child abuse linked to risk of suicide in later life  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Children who experience physical, sexual, and emotional abuse or neglect are at least two to three times more likely to attempt suicide in later life, according to the... more
Medical News Today: ¿Qué significan los diferentes tipos de secreción vaginal?  MNT · 6 days
Aprenda qué es lo que significan los diferentes tipos de secreción vaginal para la salud de una persona, así como las posibles causas de una secreción... more
Medical News Today: Remedios caseros para la vaginosis bacteriana  MNT · 6 days
La vaginosis bacteriana es la infección vaginal más común. ¿Qué la causa, funcionan los remedios caseros? En este artículo responderemos estas preguntas y más. more
Sex offender registries don't prevent re-offending (and vigilante justice is real)  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
Calls for public access to information about convicted child sex offenders occur often in Australia. It may seem like common sense that allowing the public to... more
Sex differences in 'body clock' may benefit women's heart health  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
Research suggests that a gene that governs the body's biological (circadian) clock acts differently in males versus females and may protect females from heart disease. The study is... more
New study finds link between childhood abuse and suicide in later life  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 days
Children who experience physical, sexual, and emotional abuse or neglect are at least two to three times more likely to attempt suicide in later... more
Idaho appeals ruling ordering surgery for transgender inmate  ABC NEWS · 6 days
Idaho has filed an appeal over a recent court ruling ordering the state to provide gender confirmation surgery to a transgender inmate more
Comatose woman who had baby is hospitalized, police say  ABC NEWS · 6 days
Authorities say an Arizona woman in a vegetative state who became pregnant and had a baby was the victim of a sexual assault more
Sex toys all the buzz at Vegas tech show  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
From the printing press and the VCR to virtual reality sex, adult entertainment has always been a major catalyst driving innovation and reshaping technology for the benefit of the porn... more
Study finds women and men are equally effective at wage-labor negotiations  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
The gender pay gap in the United States persists across all demographics and industries, according to the American Association of University Women (AAUW), a leading voice... more
New CRISPR-based technology developed to control pests with precision-guided genetics  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Using the CRISPR gene editing tool, researchers have developed a new way to control and suppress populations of insects, potentially including those that ravage agricultural crops and transmit... more
Bipartisan bill on sexual harassment signals strong interest by Congress  Science Magazine · 1 week
Representatives Eddie Bernice Johnson (D–TX) and Frank Lucas (R–OK) of House science committee seek common federal policy more
High-fat diets appear bad for blood pressure in younger males and females  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
There's more evidence that a high-fat diet is bad for both younger males and females, but exactly how it's harmful may differ between the... more
Climate change: Effect on sperm could hold key to species extinction  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Since the 1980s, increasingly frequent and intense heatwaves have contributed to more deaths than any other extreme weather event. The fingerprints of extreme events and climate... more
High-fat diets shown to increase blood pressure  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
A new study has added to the evidence that a high-fat diet is unhealthy for both younger males and females. The study also found sex-linked differences in the physiological effects of a HFD. more
Researchers develop CRISPR-based method to control pests with precision-guided genetics  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Using the CRISPR gene editing tool, Nikolay Kandul, Omar Akbari and their colleagues at UC San Diego and UC Berkeley devised a method of altering key genes that... more
New CRISPR-based technology developed to control pests with precision-guided genetics  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Using the CRISPR gene editing tool, Nikolay Kandul, Omar Akbari and their colleagues at UC San Diego and UC Berkeley devised a method of altering key genes that... more
Higher fat consumption appear to be bad for blood pressure in younger males and females  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
There's more evidence that a high-fat diet is bad for both younger males and females, but exactly how... more
Researchers design new questionnaire to improve knowledge of impact of menopause on women  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
A new questionnaire being developed through a collaboration between the Massachusetts General Hospital Midlife Women's Health Center and the North American Menopause... more
High-risk drinking is common in South Africa, study finds  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Adults in South Africa consume more alcohol than adults in most other countries; previous research has shown this comes with high rates of fetal alcohol syndrome and is a driver... more
Medical News Today: Orgasmic dysfunction: Everything you need to know  MNT · 1 week
Orgasmic dysfunction is when a person cannot orgasm despite feeling sufficiently sexually aroused. In this article, we cover the causes, symptoms, and possible treatments. more
Breakthrough study uncovers origin of plant sperm  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
A large international team of researchers has uncovered the origin of an ancient genetic mechanism needed for plant fertility. more
Ancient urban villa with shrine for ancestor worship discovered in Egypt  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Excavation work led by the University of Chicago's Oriental Institute team has unearthed a large urban villa dating back to the early New Kingdom, about 1500-1450... more
One reason behind frequent miscarriages could be faulty sperms  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Scientists at the Imperial College in London have found that one of the reasons behind frequent miscarriages in a woman could be the fault of the sperms of their partners.... more
Neil deGrasse Tyson's 'StarTalk' Goes on Hiatus Following Sexual Misconduct Allegations: Report  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
After multiple sexual misconduct allegations against famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson arose, National Geographic Channel has put "StarTalk" on hiatus. more
Tech's big gadget show edges closer to gender equity  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
The world's largest tech conference has apparently learned a big lesson about gender equity. more
Recurrent miscarriage linked to faulty sperm  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Multiple miscarriages may be linked to the poor quality of a man's sperm, suggests new research. more
Sperm health may play a role in recurrent miscarriages  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
The early-stage study, from scientists at Imperial College London, investigated the sperm quality of 50 men whose partners had suffered three or more consecutive miscarriages. more
New way of measuring gender inequality presents more accurate picture of peoples’ well-being  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Researchers from the University of Missouri and University of Essex in the United Kingdom say a new way of measuring gender inequality... more
New measure of equality reveals a fuller picture of male well-being  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Researchers say a new way of measuring gender inequality is fairer to both men and women, and presents a simplified but more accurate picture of peoples'... more
New measure of equality reveals a fuller picture of male well-being  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Researchers from the University of Missouri and University of Essex in the United Kingdom say a new way of measuring gender inequality is fairer to both... more
Prague zoo hopes rare lion insemination sows seed for survival  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
After two suitors failed to get a rare Asiatic lioness pregnant, Prague zoo now hopes that artificial insemination will finally plant the seed for her species' survival. more
Identifying risk factors linked to teen partner rape  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
If teen partner rape could be predicted, it could be better prevented. Social scientists from Michigan State University are helping close that gap by identifying risk factors linked to sexual violence in... more
Huge trove of British biodata is unlocking secrets of depression, sexual orientation, and more  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
The UK Biobank has spurred hundreds of research papers by giving all scientists equal access to its data. But people... more
Why the number of single male Magellanic penguins is rising at this breeding colony  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Female Magellanic penguins are more likely to die at sea as juveniles, which has caused a skewed sex ratio of... more
Sex differences identified in deadly brain tumors  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
More males get, and die of, the deadly brain cancer glioblastoma than females. A team of researchers has identified distinct molecular signatures of glioblastoma in men and women that help explain disparities in patients'... more
Genes that drive male-female brain differences, timing of puberty  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Researchers have discovered a group of genes in roundworms that control the onset of puberty and induce sex differences in neural structures that raise new questions of whether differences in... more
Sexual function in women with vulva pain improved with oral nerve pain medication  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Women with chronic pain or discomfort around the vulva showed improved sexual function with an oral nerve pain medication used to treat pain caused... more
Archaeologists Rediscover 18th Century Ice-Well in London  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 weeks
A team of archaeologists from Museum of London Archaeology (MOLA) has rediscovered a large, well-preserved subterranean ice-well dating from 1780. From 1600s... more
New study analyzes patient preferences for collecting sexual/gender identity information  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Emergency department patients who are sexual or gender minorities reported greater satisfaction when information on sexual and gender identity was collected on forms during registration instead of by... more
Researchers conduct cohort trial to determine most preferred SOGI collection method  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Health care and government organizations call for routine collection of sexual orientation and gender identity information in the clinical setting. more
Nancy Grace Roman, 'Mother of Hubble,' Dies at 93  SPACE.COM · 3 weeks
The astronomer paved the way for space-based telescopes after spending decades fighting institutionalized sexism in science education. more
A tilt of the head facilitates social engagement  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Every time we look at a face, we take in a flood of information effortlessly: age, gender, race, expression, the direction of our subject's gaze, perhaps even their mood. How the brain... more
The 10 Weirdest Science Stories of 2018  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
Things sure got strange in 2018: from a space-bound Tesla to crows having sex with their dead. more
Study: Forming an understanding of masculinity and femininity begins as early as kindergarten  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Sociologists at the Higher school of economics showed that preschool education has its own hidden curriculum: kindergarten teachers transmit social norms to... more
How sperm stem cells maintain their number  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Researchers have revealed a novel mechanism for stem cell number control. more
Female penises evolved twice in bark lice  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
In a group of bark lice, a penis has evolved twice -- in the females. In their nutrient-scarce environment, 'seminal gifts' are an incentive for females to force mating, leading to the co-evolution of... more
Medical News Today: What do night sweats mean?  MNT · 4 weeks
Sweating at night may be a sign of low testosterone in males or menopause in females. Treatment often involves supplementing the hormone to correct an imbalance. Learn more here. more
More Babies Are Conceived Over the Holiday Season Than Other Times of Year  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 weeks
Is the crisp autumn air, or the joy (or anxiety) of the holiday season, triggering more unprotected sexual intercourse? Or is it... more
Measuring individual argon atoms helps in understanding ocean ventilation  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
The age of the water in the world's oceans is critical for understanding ocean circulation, especially for the transport of gases from the atmosphere into the deep ocean. Researchers from... more
How sperm stem cells maintain their numbers  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
The steady production of sperm relies on the number of sperm stem cells in the testis remaining constant. Researchers including Assistant Professor Yu Kitadate and Professor Shosei Yoshida (developmental biologists at the National Institute... more
Researchers reveal novel mechanism for sperm stem cell number control  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
The steady production of sperm relies on the number of sperm stem cells in the testis remaining constant. Researchers including Asst. Prof. Yu Kitadate and Prof. Shosei Yoshida... more
Marijuana causes alters genetic makeup of sperm  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
A new study has revealed that cannabis or marijuana can alter the DNA or genetic make-up of the sperms and this can have long term consequences in the baby born of that sperm. The... more
The #MeToo movement shook up workplace policies in science  SCIENCE-NEWS · 4 weeks
In the #MeToo era, the scientific community is confronting its own sexual harassment problems and looking to research for solutions. more
Childbirth delivery mode linked with woman’s risk of developing pelvic floor disorders  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Research completed at Johns Hopkins and the Greater Baltimore Medical Center has demonstrated that vaginal childbirth substantially increases the probability a woman will develop... more
Study identifies late-Gen X and early-Gen Y as age cohorts with elevated mortality patterns  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Declining life expectancies in the U.S. include Gen X and Y Americans, in addition to the older Baby Boomers. But... more
Mortality rates rising for Gens X and Y too  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Declining life expectancies in the US include Gen X and Y Americans, in addition to the older Baby Boomers. But the causes of premature mortality vary by race, gender and... more
Delivery method associated with pelvic floor disorders after childbirth  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Research has demonstrated that vaginal childbirth substantially increases the probability a woman will develop a pelvic floor disorder later in life. more
Men Who Smoke Pot May Have Lower Sperm Count  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 weeks
Recreational marijuana use is becoming increasingly legal across the U.S., but that doesn't mean that it's safe. more
Uranium-lead dating shows that the Cambrian explosion is younger than previously thought  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Using uranium-lead dating, Senckenberg scientists, in cooperation with an international team, were able to date the onset of the "Cambrian explosion" to precisely 538.8... more
X chromosome: How genetics becomes egalitarian  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
In cell biology, men and women are unequal: men have an X chromosome, while women have two. How can we get around this difference? Geneticists from the University of Geneva (UNIGE), Switzerland, turned to some historic... more
Did the Brexit referendum politically disengage women?  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
New research published in the European Journal of Politics and Gender claims that the Brexit referendum campaigns in 2016 did not produce high quality political engagement for women. more
Study shows women lower their voice when competing for a man  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A team of researchers with members from the U.K., Poland and Germany has found that women tend to lower their voices when competing sexually for a... more
Exposure to cannabis alters the genetic profile of sperm  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
New research suggests men in their child-bearing years should consider how THC could impact their sperm and possibly the children they conceive during periods when they've been using the drug.... more
Researchers find gender separation affects sense of smell  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A University of Wyoming researcher and his team have discovered that separating male and female mice, over time, changes the way they smell. more
New study adds evidence to efficacy and safety of low-dose vaginal estrogen  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Despite its proven effectiveness in treating the genital symptoms of menopause, low-dose vaginal estrogen therapy remains underused largely because of misperceptions regarding its safety. more
Gender separation affects sense of smell  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Olfactory sensory receptors in mice change as a function of exposure to odors emitted from members of the opposite sex, researchers have discovered. more
HPV discovery raises hope for new cervical cancer treatments  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Researchers have made a discovery about human papillomavirus (HPV) that could lead to new treatments for cervical cancer and other cancers caused by the virus, the most common sexually transmitted... more
Gender equality at work more than 200 years off: WEF  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Women may be shouting louder than ever for equal treatment and pay, but a report out Tuesday indicates it will take centuries to achieve gender parity in workplaces... more
Early postpartum initiation of opioids associated with persistent use  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Vanderbilt researchers have published findings indicating that regardless of whether a woman delivers a child by cesarean section or by vaginal birth, if they fill prescriptions for opioid pain medications... more
Early postpartum opioids linked with persistent usage  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Researchers have published findings indicating that regardless of whether a woman delivers a child by cesarean section or by vaginal birth, if they fill prescriptions for opioid pain medications early in the postpartum period,... more
Baboon sexes differ in how social status gets 'under the skin'  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
A growing body of evidence shows that those at the bottom of the socioeconomic ladder are more likely to die prematurely than those at the top.... more
Baboon sexes differ in how social status gets 'under the skin'  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A growing body of evidence shows that those at the bottom of the socioeconomic ladder are more likely to die prematurely than those at the top.... more
An Underwater 'Ghost Fleet' of Shipwrecks Is On the Move, and Here's Why  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 weeks
Nearly 200 military shipwrecks — dating as far back as the Revolutionary War and including ships from the Civil War and both... more
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