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Sorry, eating bacon is on the opposite list.

From Nookie To Nuts: 10 Simple Things That Boost His Fertility

Remember when we broke your guy's heart when we told you that some of his favorite things, from eating bacon to watching TV, are fertility? Well, we're ready to talk more about his sperm — but this time we bring good news! We count down the simple foods and activities that help improve your man's chance at becoming a father.

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It's (Strange) Science: How STDs Influence Monogamy

Monogamy is a great idea, if you're in to that type of thing. People in monogamous relationships have many things going for them, aside from getting to do it without a condom and not being alone, but they also get to build a life together. For many, if not most, that seems to be the game plan. At least that's what the hundreds of online dating services will have you believe.

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Soda Is Destroying Your Waistline AND Your DNA (Says Science)

Think that daily cup o' soda is something you're sneaking into your diet? Wrongo, chica. Your mouth knows what's it drinking. And even though your body craves it, your insides are screaming like a Iggy Azaela ballad.  Of course, it's hard to actually hear your gut begging for mercy, especially when your brain full of cravings and tastebuds full of desire are the entire trumpet section. It's easy to ignore the signs. It's easy to chalk your Return of Monster Teen Acne up to hormones.

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10 Relationship Rules Every Sarcastic Woman Must Follow

I've been sarcastic since the day I was born. When the obstetrician smacked my newborn baby butt, I probably told him, "Hey! At least buy me dinner first!" Through years of dating and finally marrying someone who could put up with my wit and wisecracks, I learned that there are some rules sarcastic ladies must follow if they want to have a successful relationship that lasts more than five minutes and doesn't result in their date sobbing in a bathroom.

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The Secret To Being Happier? Walk This Way

How we walk has a major impact on how we feel, and thanks to John's mother, I know that from personal experience. A study has found that both our walking and posture have a direct effect on our emotional state. Even when participants in the study simply imitated a walk that was either happy or sad, their mood was altered to fit their walk.