Gals LOVE to TALK ......... but about what ?
By FIONA MACRAE -
Women talk almost three times as much as men, according to the research.
It is something one half of the population has long suspected - and the
other half always vocally denied. Women really do talk more than men.
In fact, women talk almost three times as much as men, with the average
woman chalking up 20,000 words in a day - 13,000 more than the average
Women also speak more quickly, devote more brainpower to chit-chat - and
actually get a buzz out of hearing their own voices, a new book
The book - written by a female psychiatrist - says that inherent
differences between the male and female brain explain why women are
naturally more talkative than men.
In The Female Mind, Dr Luan Brizendine says women devote more brain
cells to talking than men.
And, if that wasn't enough, the simple act of talking triggers a flood
of brain chemicals which give women a rush similar to t ...more