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2009-08-04 14:10:31

A British survey suggests women prefer real men with beer bellies and hairy chests to metrosexuals with tight shorts and manicures. The survey of 5,192 women, conducted by Lion Bar Ice Cream, found 80 percent of respondents now consider metrosexual traits including hair straightening and frequent sunbathing to be turn-offs, The Sun reported Tuesday. The poll also found one in 10 women questioned in the survey like the smell of beer on a man while a fifth of those polled said they are...

2009-07-22 00:02:11

Seeking medical advice, including being tested for human immunodeficiency virus, goes against many black men's notion of masculinity, U.S. researchers say. Waverly Duck, a post doctoral associate at Yale University, said the current leading gender, masculinity and health behavior models are not relevant enough to African-American men and their distinctive notion of masculinity. Through a combination of focus groups and in-depth interviews, Duck asked African-American men about their own...

2009-06-29 00:00:38

Most men agree on which women are hot, but some women can find a man attractive while others don't, U.S. researchers found. Wake Forest University psychologist Dustin Wood and study co-author Claudia Brumbaugh of Queens College had more than 4,000 participants in the study rate photographs of men and women -- ages 18-25 -- for attractiveness on a 10-point scale ranging from not at all to very. The raters ranged in age from 18-70. Before the participants judged the photographs for...

2009-06-26 13:55:42

Hot or not? Men agree on the answer. Women don't.There is much more consensus among men about whom they find attractive than there is among women, according to a new study by Wake Forest University psychologist Dustin Wood.The study, co-authored by Claudia Brumbaugh of Queens College, appears in the June issue of the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology."Men agree a lot more about who they find attractive and unattractive than women agree about who they find attractive and...

2009-06-17 15:11:00

Dads need praise more than presents KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey says that Dad isn't giving himself as much credit as moms think he should. The survey by Sullivan Higdon & Sink (SHS), an integrated brand experience firm with a practice area focused on marketing to men, asked 150 fathers and 150 mothers across the country about their perceptions of fatherhood. The results revealed that moms are significantly more likely to "strongly agree" that their husbands are...

2009-06-17 10:06:00

BEIJING, June 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- LightInTheBox.com (http://www.LightInTheBox.com ) has announced its 2009 Father's Day gift range with a difference. While many online shoppers will be on Amazon and eBay desperately shopping for last minute gift ideas for June 21, LightInTheBox.com is inviting dads to come and treat themselves on Sunday. Their specially selected range of cell phones, sports gear, and auto gadgets has been rigorously tested to be 100% "dad-compatible."...

2009-06-17 06:00:00

- Senior Career Adviser and Father of Two Offers Tips for a Better Work/Life Balance - CHICAGO, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- As working fathers face increased financial pressure, fewer are willing to give up the traditional breadwinner role. Thirty-one percent of working dads said they would leave their jobs if their spouse or significant other's income could comfortably support the entire family, down from 37 percent in 2008 and 49 percent in 2005. The CareerBuilder survey, "Working Dads...

2009-05-06 09:33:59

The majority of parents and adult children experience some tension and aggravation with one another, a new study says.But parents generally are more bothered by the tensions"”and the older the child, the greater the bother."The parent-child relationship is one of the longest lasting social ties human beings establish," said Kira Birditt, lead author of the study and a researcher at the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research (ISR). "This tie is often highly positive and...

2009-04-30 18:25:00

FULLERTON, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hope International University is pleased to announce the hiring of William (Bill) Czech as the new Head Men's Basketball Coach effective immediately. Czech joins the Royals staff after spending the last 14 years as the Head Coach of the Fullerton Union High School (FUHS) Men's Basketball Team. He leaves the Indians program with 219 victories -- the most in the school's history. On the strength of winning 12 CIF games under Coach Czech,...

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2009-02-23 15:25:00

Good news, dad! All those times your daughter appeared to be tuning you out? She was probably paying more attention than you thought. In fact, a new study co-authored by a researcher from North Carolina State University says the relationship between fathers and daughters is leading to an increase in the number of daughters who are pursuing careers in the same field as their dads. The study shows that women born in the mid-1970s are over three times more likely than women born at the beginning...