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It's Possible That Jimmy Fallon Is a Natural-Born Nice Guy

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 04.19.2014 | Entertainment
Dr. Peggy Drexler

Studies have long challenged the idea that nice guys finish first. So is Fallon an anomaly? Or does he represent a shift in the balance of power between the tyrants and the team players?

Could This Drug Improve Your Marriage?

Posted 06.13.2013 | Weddings

Fighting with your spouse a lot lately? A drug may be able to help you fix that. Researchers from the University of Oxford recently argued that adm...

My Hormones Made Me Do It!

Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH | Posted 11.07.2012 | Science
Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH

When I frantically cleaned my home a few weeks before my first baby was born, everyone said it was my hormones kicking in. I'm assuming it's the feminine-housecleaning hormone that signals to women that it's time to start focusing on household chores and other motherly duties.

The Real Key To A Lasting Relationship?

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 02.29.2012 | Women

The key to long-lasting love isn't trust, communication or even a hot sex life, says a new study. It's oxytocin. Oxytocin is a hormone that's been...

Does 'Love Hormone' Oxytocin Promote Racism?

The Observer | Elizabeth Heathcote | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Carsten de Dreu, 44, a professor of psychology at the University of Amsterdam... has been exploring the role of the "love" hormone oxytocin in group d...