The Science of Aphrodisiacs


Subject:
Society & Social Science , Sexuality

Description:
"They've been touted to increase sex drive, boost arousal, and put men and women in the 'mood' for hundreds of years. But the skeptical consider aphrodisiacs -- foods, drinks, and ... extracts and supplements -- to be more mental than physical. A brief look at some ... of these purported libido enhancers reveals both flimsy claims and some sound science." Covers watermelon, oysters, hot peppers, and chocolate. From U.S. News & World Report.

Creator:
Shulman, Matthew

Publisher:
U.S.News & World Report LP

Language:
English

Source:
http://health.usnews.com/articles/health/sexual-reproductive/2008/08/19/the-science-of-aphrodisiacs.html


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