KI researchers Dr. Tierney Lorenz and Dr. Virginia Vitzthum working with a sample of Bolivian women tracked markers for heart disease risk and found dramatic changes over the ovulation cycle in sexually active premenopausal women. Published in Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health »
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Men in the study having erection problems with condoms exhibited other erection difficulties as well. Investigators also found that more than one-third of participants had never been taught how to use a condom correctly. Journal of Sexual Medicine, DOI:10.1111/jsm.12964
KI Director Dr. Sue Carter is part of a research team that has identified a blood marker that may help clinicians identify which new mothers are at highest risk of developing postpartum depression (PPD).
Dr. Justin Garcia and co-authors found less than half of cultures surveyed participate in romantic–sexual kissing. The more socially complex the culture, the higher frequency of kissing. Read the study »
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