New findings published in the American Journal of Orthopsychiatry show that teens who do come out to peers have better mental health as young adults than those who wait.
Even in modern-day society, many still adhere to traditional roles despite pushes for gender equality. Oftentimes, this is particularly true in relationships. New findings published in the journal Work, Employment and Society examine how wealthier men may be less apt to deal with chores when in a re...
Why do males die earlier than females? That's a good question, and it's one that scientists have explored in fruit flies.
Scientists have found that as many as 80 million bacteria are transferred during a 10 second kiss.
Infanticide may be behind the evolution of sex behavior and sex roles in mammals.
Recent findings published in Scientific Reports show how a single mutation in the beta-catenin gene can be responsible for infertility through abnormalities in the sexual organs--making sexual reproduction almost impossible.
Scientists may have just uncovered the origins of sex. Scientists have discovered ancient fossils of armored fishes, called placoderms, that reveal the creatures in the process of mating.
When it comes to sexual preference, our culture idealizes feminine women and masculine men. Yet a new study shows that that instead of a long process of social and sexual selection, this preference may be a relatively new habit that has emerged in modern, urbanized societies.
Could a "vaginal orgasm" be a complete myth? Scientists seem to think this erogenous zone may be based on pure scientific fraud, according to findings published in the journal Clinical Anatomy.
What makes sex more satisfying? The key is apparently love--at least for women. Scientists have found that love and commitment can make sex physically more satisfying for many women.
There may be a new genetic basis for sex determination. Scientists have found that a subset of very small genes encoding short RNA molecules, called microRNAs (miRNAs) play a key role in differentiating males and females.
A recent study published in the British Medical Journal unfortunately shows that for many young men, there's a misconception on what respecting boundaries actually means. Researchers at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine found that many young males felt that it was acceptable to coer...