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Top 10 Offbeat News Stories of 2008

Here Are the Top 10 Offbeat Stories This Year

WebMD Health News

While health is a serious matter, not every health story has to be. Could watermelon really be the next aphrodisiac food? Can a pill really give you the same benefits of exercise? From sex to sports, our readers enjoyed these offbeat stories.


  1. Sex Therapists Gauge Ideal Time for Sex
  2. Watermelon: A Natural Viagra?
  3. Erections: Use 'Em or Lose 'Em
  4. Horny Goat Weed Shows Promise for ED
  5. Tooth Fairy Takes Inflation Hit
  6. Phiten Necklace: Red Sox Secret Weapon?
  7. Exercise in a Pill? Maybe
  8. 'Bonding' Gene Found in Men
  9. Smells During Sleep May Shape Dreams
  10. Red Really Is the Color of Romance

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