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Are Spicy Food Lovers More Manly?

Does a preference for spiciness mean you're more manly? New research shows a link between liking spicy foods and testosterone level.

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Are Spicy Food Lovers More Manly?

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  1. Black residue found in 6,000 year old cooking pots proved that Ancient Europeans in Denmark and Germany liked spicy food. 00:47

  2. Testosterone is found in both men and women, however it is found significantly more in men. 01:42

  3. Eating spicy foods can boost your metabolism and positively effect the cardiovascular, respiratory, and gastrointestinal systems 02:34

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