Are men attracted to women as a result of ovulation?

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There was a study performed at Florida State University published in December 2009 demonstrating that when a man smells the sweat of a woman who is ovulating, his testosterone level increases. This tends to increase "courtship behaviors," which for humans could mean that he finds her more attractive, sexier, and feels more attracted to her during that time. 

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Did you know that women are more likely to seek medical care than men? Sexual health needs, like pregnancy and contraception, often necessitate early visits to a doctor. But as we age, various health issues affect women more than ...

men, including depression, weight problems, and certain types of arthritis.In order to maintain your health and wellness, make sure you get an annual checkup.
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