7 Things You Did Not Know About Birth Control and Getting Pregnant

    1).  Expect 30 years of birth control Surveys indicate most women in the US want two children.  To limit family size to two kids, birth control measures will be needed for about 30 years. ... more »

    New Sperm Extraction Technique Overcomes Low-Sperm-Count Male Infertility

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

    Vasectomy Reversal Leads to Rare Identical Triplets

    During his first marriage Chad Ross had two children, a boy and a girl, and thought his family was complete. He had a vasectomy. His newwife, Amanda, really wanted to have a baby of her own someday. ... more »

    UK Gets DIY Sperm Count Test

    Men in the United Kingdom can now turn to their local pharmacy to test their sperm count. Boots UK, a pharmacy chain numbering almost 2,500 retail outlets, just started carrying a do-it-yourself sperm count test. ... more »

    Vasectomy Reversal and Pregnancy Results

    Surgical sterilization seems like such a drastic step, is it really an appropriate choice for men in their twenties? ... more »

    Current State of Vasectomy Reversal

    Surgical vasectomy used to be viewed as a permanent means of sterilization, but advancements in microsurgery have changed the playing field. ... more »

    Can a Vasectomy be Reversed?

    A vasectomy is a medical procedure that helps reduce the risk of pregnancy to nearly 0%. The procedure is completed on men who don’t want to have children or who’ve already had children and don’t want to risk having more. ... more »

    Recession May Postpone Having a Child

    Women are postponing pregnancy and having fewer children because of the recession, but just when they need birth control most, many can't pay for it, a new survey finds. ... more »

    How Often Does a Vasectomy Fail?

    A vasectomy is a surgical procedure on a man that makes him sterile, or unable to get a woman pregnant. Vasectomies are very effective. It has been estimated that only about 15 out of 10,000 couples get pregnant during the first year after a vasectomy. ... more »


    There are several forms of contraception including physical barriers, monthly supplements, surgical contraception, implanted devices and foams or creams. ... more »

    Getting Pregnant after Vasectomy

    If you have had a vasectomy and decide that you want to have more children, here is some information for you and your partner. One option is vasectomy reversal. ... more »

    Vasectomy - How to Get Pregnant Afterwards

    After vasectomy, you can have surgery done (vasectomy reversal) or remove sperm surgically and do IVF. ... more »

    Vasectomy - What is it and Why is it Done?

    What is a vasectomy and why is it done? ... more »

    Semen Analysis - Sperm Count

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

    Anti-Sperm Antibodies

    What are anti-sperm antibodies? ... more »

    Vasectomy Reversal

    What is the success rate of a vasectomy reversal? ... more »

    Vasectomy Reversal

    What is a vasectomy reversal and how does it work? ... more »


    A vasectomy is birth control for men. It is a surgical procedure that interrupts the flow of sperm through a tube (the right and left vas deferens) and thus prevents sperm from entering the ejaculate. ... more »