A new study published in the journal, Nature, found that a man’s age may affect his child’s chances of developing autism or schizophrenia. This is because random mutations in the chromosomes provided by the father become more prevalent as the man gets older. The research was prompted by the belief that increasing cases of autism in the last few years may be due to the … [Read more...] about Study Finds Father’s Age is Linked to Risk of Autism
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I encountered my first research subject, Billy Chumbers, in first grade. Our experiments were quite literally puppy love - I remember zooming around his living room with a sock in my mouth, pretending to be a dog carrying a pup. However, I thought of him quite seriously, and described him to everyone as my first boyfriend. He was a gentle, easy-going only child of a single … [Read more...] about Why Every Woman Needs 12 Boyfriends
From promises of an increased libido to a larger penis, natural male enhancement pills lay claim to them all. These herbal dietary supplements, which even purport to treat erectile dysfunction, may seem like a less expensive at-home treatment to address your most private concerns. However, MayoClinic.com and the Center for Science in the Public Interest, or CSPI, warn that the … [Read more...] about Are the Effects of Male Enhancement Pills Permanent?
There's no shortage of herbal remedies with centuries of traditional use trailing behind them. Makers of herbal fertility supplements offer you hope for a fraction of a price of conventional fertility treatments. However, Mayo Clinic expert Mary Gallenberg, a gynecologist and obstetrician, states there's no convincing proof that herbal supplements will help you and your partner … [Read more...] about Herbal Fertility for Women
What do huge organizations like Google, FedEx, Harvard University and the American Army have in common? They have all acknowledged the benefits of promoting happiness in their institutions and use Positive Psychology (the study of wellbeing) techniques to bring out the best in their communities. Advocates of this relatively new science explain that all of us can learn these … [Read more...] about Four Ways To Promote A Happier and Healthier Life