We all know exposure to physical or psychological stresses for a long period of time aren't good for us. Elevated cortisol levels can cause adult-onset diabetes, hypertension, heart problems and for men impotency.
In a study that led to these conclusions the researchers discovered that cortisol levels stayed the same when two men were together but rose when a man was left alone with what was perceived as an attractive woman. While some men might avoid the enticing Real Cougar Woman because they think we are “out of their league’’, the majority will go for it but with apprehension and a concurrent hormonal response.
So, all of you fabulous Real Cougars, don't think you are the only one with butterflies in your stomach when you meet a good looking man. What they are going through could be much worse.