Scientists Find the Genes That Determine Breast Size

Good news for those of you who are dying to know how you ended up with the breasts you did: A new study has found seven genetic markers that are linked with breast size in women. It has long been known that breast size was in part passed down through families, but this research is the first to locate the specific… » 7/05/12 9:00pm 7/05/12 9:00pm

Small-Breasted Ladies, Burn Your (Padded) Bras!

Bra shopping can be difficult no matter what your size. But if you're small-breasted, there's a unique problem: everybody assumes you want padding. » 9/02/10 1:17pm 9/02/10 1:17pm

Insecurity Knows No Cup Size

In a society that objectifies women, women learn that, to many others, they are their bodies. In particular, they're often judged by their breasts, which is problematic no matter what size they are. » 8/25/10 2:06pm 8/25/10 2:06pm

A Guide To Boob Jobs That Don't Involve Actual Boob Jobs

Want bigger breasts but aren't willing to have silicone bags jammed into your chest? Try these non-surgical treatments, and maybe someday your breasts will be in an ad above the words, "Results not typical." Here's how to chase those dreams. » 7/01/10 3:00pm 7/01/10 3:00pm

2 Breasts, 1 Cup

Uh oh: A new study » 10/20/08 9:20am 10/20/08 9:20am claims that drinking a lot of coffee reduces the size of many women's breasts. The reduction in size is the result of a specific gene that half of women possess. But you know what? We'd rather have a reduction in cup size in our bras than one for our morning brew. []