A man’s brain varies tremendously over his life span, quickly contradicting the image of the single-minded sex addict that circulates in mainstream consciousness.
From his wandering eye to his desire to mate for life, here’s what you need to know about guys’ minds.
1. More vulnerable to loneliness
While loneliness can take a toll on everyone’s health and brain, older men seem particularly vulnerable, said Dr. Louann Brizendine, a professor of clinical psychology
Men tend to reach out less than women, which exacerbates loneliness and the toll it takes on their brains’ social circuits, she said.