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Biological Clock

Hunter Stuart

Study Shows Living In The City Speeds Up Biological Clock | Hunter Stuart | Posted 06.06.2013 | Green

Life in the city may not just be exciting, it might be speeding up your biological rhythm. A new study has revealed that living in an urban enviro...

WATCH: 'I Froze My Eggs'

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.28.2013 | Women

Would you spend $50,000 to preserve the option of having kids? Sarah Elizabeth Richards, author of "Motherhood, Rescheduled," joined Dena Takruri o...

WATCH: Why Do We Get Older?

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.13.2013 | Science

Why do we get older? It might seem like a silly question, but scientists have asked it in hopes that they might one day counteract the process. "Th...

The Truth About The Seven-Year Itch

Jennifer Nagy | Posted 03.29.2013 | Divorce
Jennifer Nagy

We've all heard of the seven-year itch. Since a popular movie by the same name was released in 1955, the concept of the seven-year itch has been a widely accepted phenomenon.

Cara Santa Maria

JET LAGGED? | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 01.21.2013 | Science

Jet lag: after days of travel, it's there when you're sleeping and when you're awake. Most of us know what jet lag feels like. According to the Ame...

Early Bird Or Night Owl? It's In Your Genes

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 02.22.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

Are you a lark, someone who likes being up and active in the early morning? Or are you a night owl, someone who tends to wake later and perhaps gains energy and focus as the day progresses, someone who likes to work (and play) in the evening hours?

One Thing That REALLY Surprises Many Women

Posted 12.10.2012 | Women

By: Karen Rowan, MyHealthNewsDaily Managing Editor Published: 12/10/2012 12:26 PM EST on MyHealthNewsDaily Nearly half of women who became pregn...

An Age Limit For Male Fertility, Too?

Posted 10.24.2012 | Women

By: Eli MacKinnon, Life's Little Mysteries Staff Writer Published: 10/23/2012 11:34 AM EDT on Lifes Little Mysteries The world's oldest new dad,...

WATCH: Why I Don't Want Kids

Posted 12.16.2012 | Women

For some women in their late thirties and early forties, the biological clock just isn't ticking. HuffPost Live host Janet Varney hosted a discussion...

How Your Body Controls Your Mind

Ben Thomas | Posted 11.25.2012 | Science
Ben Thomas

Throughout every day and night, an area of your brain known as the suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCN) "listens in" on your body's chemical state and responds by actively tinkering with the sensitivity of other neural pathways. This overturns a long-held belief about the brain.

Why You Can't Sleep Through the Night

Paul Spector, M.D. | Posted 11.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Paul Spector, M.D.

More than 30 percent of adult Americans, about 60 million people, complain of difficulty sleeping. For about a quarter of these individuals, treatmen...

My Body Wants A Baby

Jincey Lumpkin | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jincey Lumpkin

The ticking of the biological clock is no joke, y'all. About eight months ago I wrote a scathing piece about the pressure to have children and my general distaste for all things gestational. My, my, how the world does change.

The Question You Should Never Ask A Woman

Mary Kate Sheridan | Posted 09.08.2012 | Women
Mary Kate Sheridan

Tell me, complete stranger inquiring into my baby-making plans, do you want to hear my deepest fears and concerns about bringing a little one into my life? Even if you did, do you really think I'd want to tell you?

Biological Clock Ticking? There's An App For That

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 07.02.2012 | Women

Is your biological clock about to run out? Not sure? A new app promises to tell you. It’s called “The Wonder Clock” and it uses your date of bir...

'I Don't Want To Have Children'

Salon | Posted 06.05.2012 | Women

"I was hoping for something more than a baby receptacle." That's what one of my 32-year-old male friends said to explain why he was dating a woman sev...

Why I Married My Lying Ex

Debbi Dickinson | Posted 06.14.2012 | Divorce
Debbi Dickinson

By the time an engagement is announced, most women feel that they are at a point of no return and continue with their wedding plans even if they have doubts about their soon-to-be husband.

The Fear That Keeps 20-Something Divorcees Up At Night

Joelle Caputa | Posted 09.25.2015 | Divorce
Joelle Caputa

My biological clock is a relentless reminder that time is ticking and I have to conceive within the next few years if I ever want to make motherhood a reality.

Why Women, Men Shouldn't Tarry on Parenthood

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 03.04.2012 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

At last, the time is right to have a baby. But the longer you've waited, the more uncooperative your body may be. One of the saddest complications of delaying a family is involuntary childlessness.

Too Old To Be A Dad?

The Daily Beast | Posted 01.08.2012 | Fifty

Alexander is, on paper and otherwise, a success. He has degrees from two Ivy League schools. He runs his own consulting business, with offices in Bost...

Reversal of Aging Part 2: Resetting Your Biological Clock

Deepak Chopra | Posted 12.31.2011 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

In part 2 of the reversal of aging series, Deepak discusses the techniques for resetting our biological clock.

The #1 Problem With Dating Over 35

Juliet Jeske | Posted 12.06.2011 | Divorce
Juliet Jeske

I didn't think it would be this bad, but in my age range I tend to find hook-up artists who never want to settle down, men messed up from a break-up or divorce, extremely socially awkward men with no dating experience and the men I refer to as wife shoppers.

Is Your Biological Clock Ticking? | Posted 10.10.2011 | Parents

More women than ever before are putting off having children while they focus on their careers. Focusing on your career can often mean you aren’t rea...

Is It Possible To Re-Set Your Biological Clock?

Hyungsoo Kim | Posted 09.28.2011 | Healthy Living
Hyungsoo Kim

Our biological clocks are stubborn creatures -- they don't like change. Because of our busy schedules and our constant exposure to light, our body clocks are often caught in a vicious, out-of-sync cycle.

Time to Spring Ahead! Daylight Saving Drama

Kari Henley | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kari Henley

If you are reading this and haven't set your clock ahead, you're probably late for something. Daylight savings has arrived, and the phrase, "Spring Ahead" means we lose an hour of time -- poof -- just like that.

Do Your Adolescent Children Keep Odd Sleep Hours?

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

The more we know about a young person's developing sleep habits, the better we can support optimal habits for a lifetime of good nights.