Men exist to keep population genetically healthy?
Men exist to keep population genetically healthy?

Males are required for a process known as "sexual selection" which helps species to ward off disease and avoid extinction, a new study claims.

Why side effects of drugs affect women more

The reason why women in general are more sensitive than men to adverse effects of drugs could be due to the different ways the drugs affect males and females at cellular levels, says a new research.

Finger lengths may reveal schizophrenia risk in males

 The ratio of the length of the index finger and the ring finger in males may be predictive of a variety of disorders related to disturbed hormonal balance, shows a study.

Lemur mom's scents reveal if it is male or female
Lemur mom's scents reveal if it is male or female

Lemur moms carrying males smell different from those carrying females, researchers report.

BPA exposure worse for female hearts than males

A new study has revealed that bisphenol A (BPA) exposure may put females at greater risk of damage from stress as compared to males.

Male and female breast cancers not identical

Male breast cancers are not identical to female breast cancers and male patients are not as well managed as female ones, a new study has found.

Why females have longer lives than males

 Scientists have found a clue to understand the mechanism behind why females live longer than males.

Fatty meals more harmful for males

A new study has found that consuming high-fat meals can prove more harmful for males than females.

High-fat meal more dangerous for males than females

A new study has revealed that male and female brains respond in remarkably different ways to high-fat meals and the differences in male brains brain lead to greater inflammation and increased health risks in males that indulge on fatty foods in comparison to females.

Climate change could affect male-female ratio
Climate change could affect male-female ratio

Researchers have found out in a study in Japan that climate change may be held responsible for altering the ratio of human males to females thar are born in some countries.

Why autism is more common in males

Males are at greater risk for neurodevelopmental disorders, such as autism spectrum disorder (ASD), than females, but the underlying reasons have been unclear.

Some females do die for males!

In some species, mothers apparently live just so as to produced the male`s progeny. And die soon after giving birth.

Soon, males to produce eggs and females sperm

Researchers from Japan suggest that it may be possible to grow male and female reproductive cells from the opposite gender in future - in other words, to create sperm from women and eggs from men.

`Man flu` really exists as males suffer more from cold than women

` Man flu` really does exist, as according to a study, men suffer more with coughs and colds because they have extra temperature receptors in the brain and so experience worse symptoms.

Female mosquitofishes prefer well-fed males

Female mosquitofish prefer males which are well fed, even if they are superficially identical to their poorly-fed cousins.

‘Jazzy, colourful’ males are the most attractive mates: Study

A study has revealed that the flashier a male, the more attractive a mate he is.

Study explores effectiveness of ACL knee reconstruction among males

A new study has found that 84 percent of male patients are still highly active 15 years after undergoing ACL knee (anterior cruciate ligament) reconstruction.

Study explores effectiveness of ACL knee reconstruction among males

A new study has found that 84 percent of male patients are still highly active 15 years after undergoing ACL knee (anterior cruciate ligament) reconstruction.

Why female moths are bigger than the males

Researchers from the University of Arizona (UA) have discovered why female moths are bigger and more than the male species.

Parasitic disease targets HIV-infected gay males

A rare parasitic disease, normally transmitted by contaminated water, has been shown to be transmitted by sex between HIV-positive men.