This condition affects the sex drive of millions of women.
Trump's decision not only affects Americans, but also transgender individuals living in developing countries. According to Alejandro Lanz Sánchez, founder of the organization PARCES in Bogotá
A female brain's resident immune cells are more active in regions involved in pain processing relative to males, according to a recent study.
Depression in and just after pregnancy is most often associated with moms-to-be, but a new study shows expectant dads can have similar symptoms.
Does the baby's sex influence the mother's immune system? A new study investigates the link between fetal sex and the mother's immune response to illness.
In a study, Oliver J. Rando, MD, PhD, and colleagues at UMass Medical School, demonstrate that mice born of fathers who are habitually exposed to nicotine inherit enhanced chemical tolerance and drug clearance abilities.
New research may have found a way to inhibit preterm labor by using a synthetic substance derived from ants, which looks and behaves a lot like oxytocin.
In reading tests at school, girls tend to be ahead of boys, in all age groups and in all countries. But in young adults, there is suddenly no longer any difference between men’s and women’s reading skills. Why is that?
Researchers found that low levels of a biomarker called brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) can cause depression in the mother and low birth weight in the baby.
If you’ve ever had a urinary tract infection, you know they are their own special kind of hell. That`s why here is a roundup of the poorest decisions you could possibly make when you have a UTI, and what you should do instead.
New research has found that’s just not the case: Getting an abortion doesn't negatively impact a woman's mental health.
When it comes to looking for a lifetime partner men usually look more into the physical attributes of women and women look more into financial stability and future status.
Increased stigma and discrimination can affect circadian HPA-axis functioning, say researchers.
A study using Barbies and Transformers finds that men are better at recognizing Transformer faces while women are better at recognizing Barbie faces, supporting the theory that experience plays an important role in facial recognition.
A new study finds that the erectile dysfunction drug Viagra may lower the risk of heart attack, as well as increase the likelihood of surviving one.
Research carried out at Stanford University School of Medicine in California discovers intriguing differences between male and female brains following traumatic stress. The findings might help design sex-specific trauma interventions.
A new study suggests that for men who are overweight or obese, a 12-week aerobic exercise program can significantly boost testosterone levels.
A new study has established that a male birth control shot is effective at preventing pregnancy.
No differences noted over time for children of gay, lesbian, adoptive
Eating disorders are much more common among women than men. Now, a new study may have uncovered a neurological explanation for this disparity. Researchers find that women are more likely than men to experience brain activity relating to negative body perception.
New study suggests that older women who drink two to three cups of coffee daily may be at lower risk of dementia and other forms of cognitive impairment.
Men having treatment for cancer of the prostate gland can have problems with sex. These include loss of interest in sex, and an inability to get an erection.
Health professionals and women with vestibular disorders have often suggested that hormones might play a role in Ménière’s disease and other vestibular disorders. Here are some possible connections.
Light therapy; exposure to bright artificial light, often used to treat seasonal affective disorder; could also boost men's libido.
Polycystic ovary syndrome or PCOS for short is a disorder that causes an imbalance in female sex hormones. The imbalance can lead to a variety of symptoms and also affect a woman's fertility.
Impaired sexual activity and sexual function problems are more common among young women than men in the year following a heart attack, finds a study published in JAMA Cardiology.
A teenage pregnancy prevention program involving a baby simulator does not appear to have any long-term effect on reducing the risk of teenage pregnancy. In fact, the study found that teenage girls who took part were more, not less, likely to become pregnant compared to girls who did not take part.
New study found men experience greater pain relief with marijuana use than women.
The use of acetaminophen to relieve pain and fever has generally been considered safe during pregnancy, but recent research suggests a need for caution.
The female orgasm: a feeling of intense pleasure during sexual activity. But why do women orgasm? This is a question that has baffled researchers for centuries. Now, a new study sheds light, suggesting that the female orgasm once played a role in inducing ovulation.
Smokers, especially female smokers, are at much greater risk for bleeding in the lining of the brain, known as subarachnoid hemorrhage, than non-smokers. This is the conclusion of a new study published in the journal Stroke.
Behavioral problems in early childhood have a larger negative effect on high school and college completion rates for boys than girls.
Contrary to popular belief, taking estrogen after menopause may not affect the memory and thinking abilities of healthy women no matter when the treatment is started.
We often forget that men can develop breast cancer and face some of the same problems with diagnoses and treatment. While less common, it is still a cause for concern and here is why we need to care more about breast cancer in men.
By splitting grueling hours at home and in the office, women are working themselves into an early grave, a new study finds.
Women who are conceived when their father is overweight could be at a 30 per cent higher risk of developing breast cancer, new research suggests.
Whether you’re ditching the bra for a cause or simply because you hate having to wear them, here are five good reasons to get rid of your bras for good.
The results of a study showed for the first time a beneficial effect of oestrogens in experimental models of skin fibrosis that are representative of the disease process in systemic sclerosis.
Struggling with anxiety? Then odds are you're a woman and you live in either North America or Western Europe.
New study finds that compared with happily married peers, men in unhappy marriages are less likely to develop diabetes, and if they do, it arises later and is better managed.