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10 Reasons Why it's Better to Be a Man

Tania Khadder

May 21, 2009

3. Men experience less pain, less often

For some reason, women experience more physical pain than men. I’m sure we can all think of a few obvious, extreme scenarios (um…childbirth), but those aside, women are prone to more daily aches and pains. Scientists say differences between the sexes in the central nervous system make women more susceptible to certain pain-inducing conditions (like migraines and arthritis).

And to add insult to injury, over the counter painkillers like Tylenol don’t work as well on us. No wonder we’re depressed.


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    kd_aman

    about 5 years ago

    72 comments

    I seem to remember that the urge to urinate has nothing to do with the length of the urethra and everything to do with stretch receptors in the bladder?

    And in response to Tri, there was another side to this...10 reasons why it's better to be a woman, written by a man.

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    Kimmie_T

    about 5 years ago

    66 comments

    brut and physical strenght doesn't begat true strength, because that will eventaully fade. Life is a test of mental endurance and faith. True strength is in mental and spiritual strength and unfortunately most men don't fair well with this. But men and women both are meant to compliment each others differences. No sex is better than the other. We need one another. So, this article needs a ton of work.

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    Piemom

    about 5 years ago

    2 comments

    everthing was based around the man......what's that about?

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