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What Are The Common Infertility Causes For Men?

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What Are The Common Infertility Causes For Men? Statistics show us that around 10% of all US couples have problems getting pregnant. In 30% of cases it is the man that has a fertility problem. 30% of cases show women fertility problems and the rest are made out of multiple factors or unexplained causes. In the event you’ve been having unprotected sex for over one year and you cannot conceive, it is a really good idea to go to fertility […]

Foods That Boost Testosterone

Foods That Boost Testosterone Here is a short video that details 10 foods that boost testosterone naturally. Testosterone is a steroid hormone and is found in birds, mammals and reptiles. In mammals, testosterone is secreted primarily in the testicles of males and the ovaries of females, although small amounts are also secreted by the adrenal glands. It is the principal male sex hormone and an anabolic steroid and is linked to male fertility, muscle mass, virility and drive. Foods That Boost Testosterone

About Male Infertility

About Male Infertility  For men who wish to start a family with their spouses, male infertility is often frustrating for them because male infertility is defined as the inability to produce fertile sperm in a woman’s body. One cause of infertility for some men is the lack of ability to keep erections, production of white colored urine or ejaculating without semen. Some men may experience infertility because of hormonal imbalances or issues with their reproductive organs such as the testicles. […]

Stem Cell Transplant Might Restore Sperm

Stem cell transplant might restore sperm

Stem Cell Transplant Might Restore Sperm Source: scrapetv.com “Boys left infertile by childhood cancer treatment may one day be able to produce healthy sperm by using stored stem cells, monkey research suggests.” Source: www.bbc.co.uk  Stem cells have been in debate since a very long time. Lots of ethical issues have been risen, lots of hope has been given since the concept of stem cells came into existence. Stem cell research reached another milestone by being able to create sperms that […]

The Problem Of A Low Sperm Count

The Problem Of A Low Sperm Count Many men are often affronted or indignant if told their sperm count is low as if it is a slight on their masculinity, but really there is no need for loss of face in such a situation since the two are not directly related. The Problem Of A Low Sperm Count It is unfair to belittle a man for “firing blanks” since the problem of a low sperm count is often just one […]

Introduction – Infertility

Introduction – Infertility Causes of Male Infertility What are the indications for male infertility? Statistics show that in at least 40% of infertile couples, there is a male factor contributing to the problem. Male fertility screening is done through semen analysis. The general rule is that the lower the sperm count and the poorer the sperm quality, the longer it will take and the more difficult it may be for a pregnancy to occur. However, even men with very low […]

Male Infertilty: Investigations and Treatments

INVESTIGATIONS Post-Coital Test What is the post-coital test? The post-coital test assesses the ability of sperm to reach the canal of the cervix and survive in the mucus. One of the signs that a woman is ovulating is that there is a noticeable change in the mucus secretion. At the time of ovulation, the ovaries produce more estrogen as a result of which the mucus secreted by the cervix of the uterus becomes very profuse, clear and watery like saliva. […]