Drinking Turns Women Into Sad Insomniacs

We've long known that alcohol kills brain cells and that long term alcohol abuse can interfere with mental health. Now, new research has found that while heavy drinking affects both men and women's ability to produce an important mood-controlling neurotransmitter, it affects ladybrains three times faster than it… » 11/09/11 6:40pm 11/09/11 6:40pm

Scientists Discover The Happiness Gene

Scientists have discovered a gene that appears to govern how satisfied people are with life. Should those of us without it give up and embrace the misery? » 5/06/11 9:50am 5/06/11 9:50am

How To Make Mice Bisexual

A new study shows that depriving male mice of the neurotransmitter serotonin makes them more likely to try to have sex with other males. But scientists note that these findings are not applicable to human sexuality. » 3/24/11 11:15am 3/24/11 11:15am

Low Libido In Women Is Not A "Disease"

Yesterday marked the official 10th birthday of Viagra, the little blue boner maker, and U.S. News and World Report has a trio of articles about potential Viagras for women. There are currently two lady libido drugs in the midst of clinical trials — one is a testosterone gel, and the other is a pill that acts on… » 3/28/08 9:30am 3/28/08 9:30am