Semen Probably Isn’t a Magic Super Elixir After All

Earlier this week, we learned (again) about the restorative elixir of life that is semen, which can, according to spermspert Gordon Gallup, Jr. and his anonymous survey of 293 college women, cure depression, make women smarter and, possibly, fertilize eggs. This is just what semen does, Gallup's survey seemed to… » 8/26/12 4:00pm 8/26/12 4:00pm

Men Can Tell When We've Got Our Periods Just by Listening to Our Voices

We so often go to great lengths to keep the fact that we're menstruating to ourselves. From hiding our tampons in our pockets on the way to the office restroom to bowing out on dates during inopportune times, we have perfected the art of pretending we never bleed. Uterine lining? What uterine lining? But now it turns… » 1/30/12 4:00pm 1/30/12 4:00pm

Sperm: Like Prozac, Without the Libido Killing Part! Or, A Not Entirely…

Why are college girls who "forget" to use condoms less depressed than the ones that do? Is it because the sex is better? Because more dudes will do it with them? Is it because guys are nicer to them in bed since they don't make them wear condoms? Is it because the hassle of dealing with getting condoms and remembering… » 5/30/07 3:51pm 5/30/07 3:51pm