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Men vs Women

Men Do The Dumbest Things, According To Science

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 12.16.2014 | Healthy Living

The next time you call the man in your life an "idiot," know that science -- if not compassion -- is on your side. A new tongue-in-cheek analysis ...

Do Men Flunk Retirement More Often Than Women?

Nancy L. Wolf | Posted 10.21.2014 | Fifty
Nancy L. Wolf

Two female friends of ours recently announced their plans to retire from their jobs in September. But not our friend, Larry. The idea of retirement terrifies him.

Why Most Men Prefer the Shallow End of the Spiritual Pool

David Scott Clegg | Posted 10.07.2014 | Healthy Living
David Scott Clegg

At the risk of turning upside down my own awareness, and in the process exposing myself as a member of the male species, I am fascinated by the grea...

Mansplaining or Male Muting: Two Sides of the Same Coin

Mariya Yefremova | Posted 07.27.2014 | Women
Mariya Yefremova

A mansplainer assumes a woman knows less than he does. A male muter assumes a woman knows less than he does and thus feels no need to explain.

How Boys and Girls Learn Differently

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 07.16.2014 | Parents
Dr. Gail Gross

Men are from Mars, women are from Venus... or are they? Are the differences between boys and girls really that great? Or is our biological determinism more of a self-fulfilled prophecy?

The Surgery Room: Where Payback Is a B*tch

Tammy Bleck | Posted 06.22.2014 | Fifty
Tammy Bleck

I will undergo what is affectionately called a bunionectomy on my right foot. No mobility for five days and no weight bearing on my foot for six weeks. Oh, and for a little added fun and drama, I will have a spiffy cast up to the knee. Are we having fun yet?

5 Things Women Are Judged More Harshly For Than Men

Posted 03.07.2014 | Women

When it comes to gender, double standards are alive and well. Let's face it: despite all of the advances toward gender equality, many people still exp...

Men And Women Have Nothing In Common When It Comes To Cars

Gregory Fink | Posted 12.31.2013 | Business

We’re not saying that Lamborghini, McLaren and Ferrari owners are men trying to compensate for something, but according to research conducted by Edm...

Do Men And Women Have Different Sexual Regrets?

Posted 01.23.2014 | Women

In an ideal world, no one would regret their informed, consensual sexual choices -- or feel like their sex lives need to fall in line with what's ster...

Don't Have a Job? Good Luck Finding Love Online

Alissa Fleck | Posted 11.11.2013 | Money
Alissa Fleck

When meeting a romantic contender in the "real world," there's at least a grain of amorous interest that, ideally, keeps either party from running for the door when they discover the other's employment situation is in shambles.

7 Ways To Beat Back Caregiver Stress

Sherri Snelling | Posted 11.03.2013 | Fifty
Sherri Snelling

Some believe it all started with a tennis match in the 1970s but the battle between the sexes has always existed -- it just gets updated for today's modern dilemmas: who gets paid more at work for the same job, who is a better driver, who controls the remote at home, who gets kicked off the reality TV program island and on it goes.

What Exactly Happens On Pinterest For Dudes?

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 08.16.2013 | Women

Pinterest -- the land of cute crafts, wedding inspirations and Anne Geddes portraits -- is a highly feminine environment. An estimated 72 percent of P...

Men vs. Women: Who's Saving and Who's Spending? | Posted 10.06.2013 | Women

More than half of Americans have more savings than credit debt, a trend that's been rising since 2011. However, having more savings and being comfortable with the amount of savings and debt you have are two very different things.

The Masculine Mystique: How Are We Going to Make This Happen?

Allison O'Kelly | Posted 12.03.2013 | Parents
Allison O'Kelly

I wholeheartedly agree with Marche's view that the need for flexibility, balance and alignment isn't just a family or workplace issue, or a mothers versus fathers issue. It's all of the above.

What's Really Going On In The Male Brain?

Posted 07.26.2013 | OWN

By Carol Mithers The more science learns about how men are different from women (right down to the structure of their brains), the more we ...

Everyone Lies About Sex, Study Claims

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.30.2013 | Women

Does everyone lie about sex? A study led by professor of psychology Terri Fisher of the Ohio State University at Mansfield, published in the April...

The Question We Should Be Asking When It Comes To Female Leadership

Nina Bahadur | Posted 06.12.2013 | Women
Nina Bahadur

I don't buy into a "biological difference" that cannot be scientifically proven. But how could I reconcile my perspective with the mounds of research indicating that women do in fact lead differently?

Are Men Really From Mars?

Dr. Debbie Magids | Posted 06.08.2013 | Women
Dr. Debbie Magids

We've heard it over and over again: "Men are from Mars and Women are from Venus. We are so different." I am here to say that it just plain isn't true! Not the way I look at things, anyhow.

What Men Are More Depressed About Than Women

Posted 04.08.2013 | Women

By: Megan Gannon, News Editor Published: 04/06/2013 11:15 AM EDT on LiveScience Even though there's often more social pressure on women to have k...

Catherine Pearson

Why Don't Doctors Know More About How Women Get Sick? | Catherine Pearson | Posted 03.27.2013 | Women

We live in a world where robots help perform surgery and a baby born with AIDS has been functionally cured, but doctors still have a lot to learn abou...

Doing This to Your Husband Does Not Make Him More of a Man

Kate Gale | Posted 12.05.2012 | Women
Kate Gale

I woke with a sickening thud. The thud was my heel, coming down on something strange and unnatural. I heard a scream and woke completely. I had stomped on my husband's balls. In my sleep.

7 Ways Women Annoy Men -- and How to Avoid It!

The Stir | Posted 12.01.2012 | Women
The Stir

When you're dating someone, you're bound to piss him off. In turn, he's bound to piss YOU off! Unless you're dating yourself (which would indicate severe problems), it happens and it's okay.

The Morality Gap: Are Men Moral Bums?

Nicole Balin | Posted 09.26.2012 | Women
Nicole Balin

I've never had a problem meeting bread winners. My challenge is meeting a wage earner who cares about something besides himself, his screenplays and Tim Tebow.

New 'Survivor' Season Pits Men Vs. Women

Posted 04.16.2012 | TV

"Survivor" tribes haven't been split by gender since Season 12, but that was the divide for Season 24's "Survivor: One World" (Wed., 8 p.m. EST on CBS...

Mars and Venus in the... Parking Garage?

Sam Sommers | Posted 04.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Sam Sommers

It's one of the perils of theorizing about sex differences: Our own expectations and intuitions get in the way. We hear about a study that reveals a significant sex gap and we immediately jump to conclusions.