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It turns out a relationship doesn’t have to be monogamous to be satisfying.  According to EurekAlert! , University of Guelph researchers surveyed more than 140 people in non-monogamous relationships, and more than 200 in monogamous ones and compared them to one another. The data revealed people in non-monogamous relationships were just as satisfied with the relationship they […]

According to an article from Elite Daily , Scientists at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health reached 501 couples who were trying to conceive. By the end of their study, researchers concluded that seafood boosts both male and female sex drives and improves sperm and egg quality. According to the study, couples who […]

To be happiest you’ll want to get choosy about who you spend your time with.  According to Daily Mail , Northwestern University researchers found that choosing the right friends causes our brainwaves to sync with theirs. That means you’ll start picking up the desirable behaviors and perspectives of those closest to you without being conscious […]

A new study has been released which says that black girls are viewed as “less innocent” and more “adult-like” than white girls. According to Bossip, in the study, “Girlhood Interrupted,” which was released by Georgetown’s Law Center on Poverty and Equality, the data discovered that adults view black girls between the ages of 5 and […]

Hiding your true self at work may damage your career, science says so. University of Exeter researchers have found that failing to reveal “stigmatized characteristics” such as being gay or suffering from a mental illness reduces people’s self-esteem, job satisfaction, and work commitment. Study author Professor Manuela Barreto says, “What we need are environments where […]

If you want to look youthful you’ll want to keep your face relaxed, finds a new study. According to EurekAlert, Western University researchers showed participants photos of people with smiling, neutral, and surprised expressions. Participants perceived the surprised faces as the youngest and smiling faces as the oldest. Study co-author Melvyn Goodale says the aging […]

Accroding to UPI, Licorice might be harmful to pregnant women when eaten in large quantities, finds a new study. University of Helsinki researchers from Finald have found consuming large amounts of the candy can impact a developing fetus. Liquorice is naturally sweetened with glycyrrhizin, which may be harmful to a fetus when consumed in large […]

Here’s some good news when it comes to dealing with depression.  According to FOX News, A heart-to-heart chat can be just what the doctor ordered. A new study published in the journal JAMA reveals a simple way to ease the symptoms of depression. The study took place in Zimbabwe, where trained lay medical workers known as “grandmothers” […]

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Check this out.  According to Elite Daily, If you’re looking to play hooky science says there’s an ideal time to call out: 6:38 a.m on a Tuesday. Market research company Attest recently asked 1,000 employees about this and found most agreed the best excuse to give your boss when calling in sick is telling him […]

According The Daily Mail, While many people like music, some people genuinely do not, and a new study sheds some light on why that is. Researchers from Ars Technica scanned the brains of people who dislike music and found they had lower blood flow in the brain’s reward networks when exposed to music.This suggests they […]

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According to Time, A new study giving contraceptive injections to men can effectively prevent pregnancy in their partners. Only, the shots won’t be available anytime soon as they need a bit more tweaking to reduce side effects. Never before has hormonal birth control been an option for men. Researchers found that the drug combination was […]

A new study has found the surprising to many result that old people are actually happier than young adults in their 20s and 30s. According to TIME, Researchers analyzed data and survey answers from more than 1,500 people ages 21 to 99 and found that while older people were physically more disabled and had more […]