08 August 2017

Are men more compulsive than women?

It’s a commonly-held belief that men are more compulsive than women, but is this actually true? A team of US researchers recently set out to investigate this issue by testing the impact the male sex hormone testosterone has on decision-making processes. They found that male test subjects who were administered doses of testosterone tended to rely more strongly on their intuition when answering a variety of questions, showing a diminished capacity for self-reflection and evaluating whether their initial gut reaction to the questions actually made sense.


Live healthier

Myths busted! »

Breastfeeding may reduce pain from C-section Breastfeeding and work - how to make it work

9 breastfeeding myths busted

Breastfeeding will help me lose my baby weight, right? Wrong! We bust nine myths about breastfeeding.

Eat right. »

How watching porn can cause erectile dysfunction 7 scientific ways to cure erectile dysfunction

7 foods that could relieve erectile dysfunction

If you experience erectile dysfunction from time to time, you may be able to manage the problem without any medical help.