This Pleasurable Activity Makes You Better With Words

How many animals can you name that begin with the letter ‘F’? More sex has been linked to improved brain function by new research. Among older people, those who reported higher sexual activity also had higher brain power, the new…

The Common Pill That Sadly Lowers Women’s Wellbeing

Women reported lower mood, self-control and energy. The most common form of the contraceptive pill lowers women’s wellbeing, new research finds. Women who took a combination of ethinylestradiol and levonorgestrel — a common combination — reported lower mood, self-control and…

What Young Women Believe About Their Own Sexual Pleasure (Video)

“I spent three years talking to girls ages 15 to 20 about their attitudes and experience of sex. And what I found was that while young women may feel entitled to engage in sexual behavior, they don’t necessarily feel entitled…

The 2 Ways A Psychopath’s Brain Is Really Unusual

Brain scans of 49 criminals predicted how many crimes they had been convicted of. Psychopaths are not ‘aliens’, but people who make bad, short-sighted-decisions, argues a Harvard neuroscientist. They are everyday human beings whose brains are wired differently to the…