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All Your Great Drunk Memories Might Actually Be the Booze Tricking Your Brain

You don’t need to drink very much, or even often, to see that alcohol gives with one hand and takes away with the other. Whatever…

Sleeping With Your Ex Is Actually Fine, According to Horny New Study

Booty-callers, hold the phone: A new study suggests you can totally go bone your ex again after calling it quits — and everything will be okay….

The Fraught World of Academics Attempting to Study Male Sexual Health

Six years ago, Missouri State sociology professor Alicia M. Walker spoke with a dozen women whose male partners had above average self-esteem. She was surprised…

It’s Not Even Safe to Smoke One Cigarette a Day

We told you recently that light smoking — smoking fewer than 10 cigarettes a day — increases overall mortality by 87 percent. Smoking even half a cigarette a day…