How to Increase Sperm Count

More than 40% of couples who are unable to have children are unable to do so because of problems with the man's sperm. Learn how to increase sperm count and factors that may contribute to a low sperm count. ... read more »

What Causes Low Sperm Count?

Experts suggest that over half of all male infertility is due to a low sperm count. ... read more »

Men Without Children At Increased Risk of Heart Disease

Researchers recently revealed that having children decreases a man's risk of cardiovascular disease. ... read more »

Tick, Tock Goes the Male Fertility Clock

The fertility clock is a recurring theme in movies, books, and articles. Women are often associated with the invisible clock ticking down with age as women are born with a finite number of eggs and that number diminishes over time. ... read more »

Garlic as a Potential Remedy for Male-Related Infertility

The show discussed several different experimental approaches to treating male infertility, but the one I found the most interesting was garlic. Could eating a lot of Italian food really be the solution to not conceiving? ... read more »

Your New Year Fertility and Pregnancy Guide

Is this the year you will get pregnant? Have your baby? Start a family? ... read more »

Male Infertility Testing With SpermCheck Fertility Test

There is now a way to test for low sperm count in the privacy of one’s own home. A new product from Fairhaven Health, the SpermCheck Fertility Test, accurately confirms if a man has a normal sperm count. ... read more »

Male Fertility Testing: Sperm Analysis and Count

A sperm analysis or sperm count is necessary to evaluate male fertility. ... read more »

What Does it Feel Like to be an Infertile Man?

Men are now admitting that male infertility is just as much a problem as female infertility, but just because men can be the cause doesn’t mean they are emotionally ready to take the blame. ... read more »

Softening the Barrier of Masculinity

There are treatments out there for men facing fertility problems, but the real problem is not choosing the right treatment; it’s getting you to the clinic in the first place. ... read more »

Is My Pet Responsible for My Infertility?

Recently I read a little snippet of comment on a fertility website from a man who claimed his pet snake caused his fertility problems. There was no clinical or medical explanation for the comment, but it made me think about the concept of pets and infertility. ... read more »

How is Infertility Diagnosed in Men?

Men are just recently accepting the fact that 50% of all infertility is a male-centered issue. Women were once thought to be the cause of all infertility problems, but that myth has been disproven over and over again. ... read more »

Infertility Guide: Why Can't We Get Pregnant?

Your guide to infertility – learn about problems, diagnosis, and treatment. ... read more »

Taste Receptors on Testicles Linked to Fertility

Sometimes the most well-laid scientific plans can take a surprising turn. That happened recently at Philadelphia's Monell Chemical Senses Center, where a team of researchers was experimenting on mice and their taste receptors. ... read more »

Male Infertility, Cholesterol Drugs, and a Better Mousetrap

In a surprising twist of discovery, scientists at a research lab devoted to the study of taste and smell may have stumbled upon an environmental link to male infertility. ... read more »

Is it Normal for Semen to Leak Out of the Vagina?

Sperm leakage happens. Some women notice some discharge immediately after sex and think that sperm and semen leaking out of the vagina is the cause of infertility. Is it? ... read more »

Male Fertility: Can Masturbation Cause Low Sperm Count?

Find out how masturbation affects a man's sperm count and how it may affect fertility. ... read more »

How to Collect a Semen Sample

Collecting a semen sample is a necessary and common method for men who are testing their fertility, and there are special precautions that can be taken to make it easier to do it correctly. ... read more »

Holiday Excess Can Lead to Male Infertility

What holiday traditions can affect male fertility? ... read more »

"Family Jewels" Cooling Product Aids Fertility

Gentlemen, heat is your enemy. That's the message behind a new product said to enhance a man's fertility by cooling down the family jewelsto promote healthier sperm. ... read more »

Male Infertility: Scientists Insert Nanoparticles into Sperm

Researchers at Oxford University have developed a new way to insert special nanoparticles into sperm. This new technique could someday help doctors discover, diagnose and treat the underlying causes of infertility. ... read more »

Sperm Count - When?

When should we consider having a spermanalysis and how do we have it done? ... read more »

Semen Analysis - Sperm Count WHO Criteria

Semen analysis (sperm count) is used to evaluate male fertility. The ejaculate is examined in a laboratory after masturbation and the amount and quality of sperm and seminal fluid (semen) are tested. ... read more »

Semen Analysis Sperm Count - Normal Values

A sperm count, also known as a semen analysis, is a test of a man's ejaculate to check for problems that may contribute to infertility. ... read more »

Semen Analysis - Sperm Count

Everything you need to know about sperm count and semen analysis. ... read more »

Male Fertility Infertility Tests - Sperm Count Sperm Semen Analysis

Finding out about his fertility is the second most important thing to test when trying to get pregnant. ... read more »

Male Fertility Infertility Tests - Sperm Count Semen Analysis

Finding out about his fertility is the second most important information to know when trying to get pregnant. ... read more »

Low Sperm Count

Can low sperm count be improved? One study says yes! ... read more »

Improving His Fertility And Healthy Sperm

Healthy sperm aren't always a given. Understand how lifestyle factors can affect sperm health and count and what you can do to improve his fertility. ... read more »

New Extraction Technique For Low-Sperm-Count

A new treatment for male infertility is bringing hope to many men who suffer low-sperm-count male infertility. ... read more »

How Dad's Job Affects Son's Fertility

A study completed by researchers in Denmark aimed to inspect a possible correlation between paternal job one year before birth and infertility of offspring. Participants in the study (offspring) were born between 1965 and 1984. ... read more »

Key to Sperm-Related Male Infertility

Many factors determine male fertility. The exact mechanisms resulting in poor sperm quality have been elusive but a team of California physiologists may have discovered the key. ... read more »

Common Causes of Extremely Low Sperm Count

There is nothing worse than going through tons of fertility tests only to find out your husband has an extremely low sperm count without an identifiable cause. Inevitably, extremely low sperm counts are going to have a medical cause of some kind. ... read more »

Flame Retardant Associated with Decreased Semen Quality

Thirty years ago a flame retardant called chlorinated tris was used on children's clothing. The flame retardant was removed from the market, but it continues to be used in polyurethane foam often found in office buildings. ... read more »

Adolescent Laparoscopic Varicocelectomy on Fertility

Based on a recent study published in the European Review for Medical and Pharmacological Sciences, adolescent boys treated surgically for varicocele have a good chance of fertility in reproductive years. ... read more »

Cytokines Responsible for Infertility in Men

Leucocytospermia is a condition where leucocytes affect male fertility, but men with metabolic syndrome may suffer infertility even if they do not suffer from leucocytospermia, according to researchers. ... read more »

The First Ever Complete Human Sperm in Lab

A biotech company based in France has recently announced their ability to grow human sperm cells in the lab, a breakthrough expected to help many couples overcome male-related infertility issues. ... read more »

Is Female Usually Responsible for a Couple's Infertility?

Is female infertility usually responsible for a couple's infertility? ... read more »

What Does Being Clinically Infertile Mean?

The word infertile has become synonymous with an inability to conceive – for both men and women. When my wife was told she was infertile my world crashed down. ... read more »

Does Having One Testicle Affect Fertility?

In all honesty, this question is one I’ve thought about time and time again. If men have two testicles and both testicles produce sperm, how would having only one testicle impact fertility? ... read more »

SNPs in KIT and KITLG Genes Play a Role in Oligospermia

The signaling system between KIT and KITLG genes is important in sperm production, which means it could play an important role in infertility and impairment of sperm production. ... read more »

Galactosemia, Cryptorchidism and Low Semen Volume

There appears to be a direct correlation between galactosemia and male infertility, according to researchers from the Department of Clinical Genetics out of Maastricht University Medical Center. ... read more »

Androgen: Male Hormones

Androgen, or androgenic hormones, is normally produced in both men and women though their presence is usually much higher in men. Increased levels of androgen may lead to fertility problems in both men and women. ... read more »

Vasectomy: What Is It and Why Is It Done?

After a vasectomy, sperm cannot move out the testes. Vasectomy may be recommended for men who are certain that they wish to prevent future pregnancies. ... read more »

How Infertile Men Can Cope With Father’s Day

For many men, Father’s Day is just another reminder of their struggles with infertility. Here are tips to help cope. ... read more »

Are Plastic Diapers to Blame for Increased Male Infertility?

About 13 years ago a study was published in the Archives of Disease in Childhood claiming plastic diapers increased testicular and scrotal temperature and could be a contributing factor in the rise of male infertility. ... read more »

5 Most Common Myths about Male Infertility

Infertility among men is more common than you might think. And,while we read and hear an awful lot about female infertility and itscauses and treatments, we don't hear nearly as much about maleinfertility. ... read more »

Boxers vs. Briefs and Sperm Count

Could boxers or briefs really make a difference in a man's fertility? ... read more »

Dad’s Biological Clock Just as Important as Mom’s

A major study that compared the psychiatric health and academicachievement of siblings gives strong support to the theory that dad'sbiological clock exists and may be just as important as mom's. ... read more »

Smoking and High Fat Diet May Increase Infertility in Men

Smoking and consuming high fat diets may be responsible for infertility in men, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Newcastle School of Environmental and Life Sciences. ... read more »

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