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1973. Sexes Differ on Jealousy Too

Her Highness Cocoa at post 1098 asked how jealousy may be different between the sexes. So, I start with this definition. Her greatest asset is not sex itself. 555 more words

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1972. Eyes and Ears in Relationships

Background. Judging the behavior of others is a necessary function of life. We judge harshly when others’ actions or words make us feel bad about ourselves. 736 more words

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Saying No

I’m not a huge tv watcher, but lately I’ve started watching the show The Good Wife. I’m only five years late to the party. The Good Wife stars… 460 more words


Sex Differences in the Brain

When the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ordered the makers of Ambien to cut their recommended dose in half for women, they were acknowledging that millions of women had been overdosing on the well-known sleep aid for 20 years. 473 more words

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Take the Red Pill: The Truth Behind the Biology of Sex

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1. Introduction

I first learned about the social construction of sex from a lovely trans woman named Kiki. 3,093 more words


Evolutionary Psychology and Measures of Managerial Success

A research study by Jane Sturges (1999) found that male and female business managers measure success by very different metrics. Sturges interviewed 19 female and 15 male managers in a leading UK telecommunications company with the aim of answering two questions: 1,066 more words


Paracetamol, Aspirin, Fashion and Changing Disease Patterns.

I remember the last days of  “A cup of tea, a Bex, and a good lie down.”  I also remember the reports that kidney failure  was related to Bex’s phenacetin and digestive tract ulcers were  linked to its aspirin, and  the start of the emphasis on paracetamol (AKAacetaminophen  in the USA)  as a safe alternative. 390 more words