Press "esc" to clear
Go to Advanced Search

Showing results

291300 of 756
sperm-sorting-technique.jpg

Article ID: 655438

Survival of the Fittest Sperm: How New FAU Technology Might Help Infertile Couples

Florida Atlantic University

Of the millions of sperm that enter the vagina, only about 10 or so make it to the egg, showing how rigorous the natural sperm selection process really is. So how is it possible to select only the best sperm for assisted reproductive technologies like in vitro fertilization? A new device developed at FAU can quickly, easily and cost effectively select only the healthiest sperm without causing DNA damage.

Released:
16-Jun-2016 8:30 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment
hardy_nathan.jpg

Article ID: 655146

Nathan Hardy, PhD, Available to Discuss Discernment Counseling

Family Institute at Northwestern University

Released:
9-Jun-2016 5:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Commemoration.jpg

Article ID: 655094

Celebrate or Commemorate?

Washington University in St. Louis

Graduation, marriage, the birth of a child. All are significant life events that people want to remember as vividly as they can. We often mark these events with a purchase: either a celebratory experience or a material commemoration.Recent research, included in journals such as Experimental Social Psychology and Psychological Science, has indicated a general consumer preference for experiences over material goods when it comes to giving and receiving gifts.

Released:
9-Jun-2016 10:05 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • Embargo expired:
    7-Jun-2016 7:15 PM EDT

Article ID: 654976

Sexual Transmission of Ebola Likely to Impact Course of Outbreaks

University of Georgia

Sexual transmission of the Ebola virus could have a major impact on the dynamics of the disease, potentially reigniting an outbreak that has been contained by public health interventions, according to research by University of Georgia ecologists just published in the Royal Society journal Biology Letters.

Released:
7-Jun-2016 7:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment
  • Embargo expired:
    7-Jun-2016 7:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 654830

Marriage Could Improve Heart Attack Survival and Reduce Hospital Stay

British Heart Foundation (BHF)

Being married could improve your likelihood of surviving a heart attack and is associated with reduced length of hospital stay, according to research presented at the British Cardiovascular Society (BCS) Conference in Manchester today.

Released:
6-Jun-2016 9:00 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Article ID: 654860

Testing of Backlogged Rape Kits Yields New Insights Into Rapists and Major Implications for How Sexual Assaults Should Be Investigated

Case Western Reserve University

Researchers discovered serial rapists are far more common than previous research suggested—a finding that could change how sexual assaults, including so-called acquaintance rapes, are investigated. They are also learning more about how rapists operate and their victims.

Released:
6-Jun-2016 11:05 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Social and Behavioral Sciences

wolfinger.jpg
  • Embargo expired:
    6-Jun-2016 12:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 654811

More Sex Partners Before Marriage Doesn’t Necessarily Lead to Divorce

University of Utah

New research from University of Utah researcher Nicholas H. Wolfinger explores counterintuitive trends in the link between premarital sex and marital stability.

Released:
4-Jun-2016 7:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 654657

Study: Attitudes Toward Women Key in Higher Rates of Sexual Assault by Athletes

North Carolina State University

An online study of male undergraduates shows that more than half of study participants on intercollegiate and recreational athletic teams – and more than a third of non-athletes – reported engaging in sexual coercion, including rape.

Released:
2-Jun-2016 7:05 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 654631

Women Find Men More Masculine When Wearing Deodorant

University of Stirling

New research by the University of Stirling has found that men who are perceived low in masculinity can significantly increase this by applying deodorant, but that this is not the case for men who already have high levels of masculinity.

Released:
1-Jun-2016 3:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Social and Behavioral Sciences

same-sex-newswise.jpg
  • Embargo expired:
    1-Jun-2016 11:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 654432

Americans Accept and Engage in Same-Sex Experiences More Than Ever

Florida Atlantic University

A new study shows a fundamental shift in Americans’ attitudes about same-sex behavior. Since the 1990s, the percentage of adults who accept same-sex behavior has quadrupled, and those who have participated in same-sex experiences has doubled. These increases were among all generations, with Millennials leading the way.

Released:
27-May-2016 4:10 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Social and Behavioral Sciences


Showing results

291300 of 756





Chat now!