Meet the Male Reproductive Health Initiative (MRHI), a global consortium fighting to get sperm the attention they need.
Male reproductive health is in crisis. Recent evidence of declining sperm counts and increasing male reproductive-system abnormalities reveals that this is a global problem that is rapidly worsening. In many [...]
Does frequent ejaculation cause any health problems? We receive a surprising number of emails asking about this. Particularly, there quite a few guys who worry about frequent masturbation. Does it harm reproductive health? We asked urologist and male fertility specialist Dr. Kathleen Hwang this question. See what she had to say.
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Does better sex make it easier to conceive? Dr. Kathleen Hwang tackles urban legands about what does and does not boost your chances of getting pregnant.
Is semen an acid or a base? Could your semen pH be impacting your fertility? Get the facts about semen pH and learn what you can do to improve it.
The simple, but important answer is 1. So, why do men make so many sperm? For men, fertility is a number's game. The more sperm, the better the odds. Learn about the research that has been done on the correlation of sperm count to pregnancy rates.
A marvel of biological design, the cremaster muscle optimizes temperature, comfort and safety for the testes.
Because male infertility has no outward signs or symptoms, the only way to find out if there is an issue is to have your semen tested. There are several options available for home testing as well as a variety of techniques used in labs.
Listen up, Superman. We'd all like to think that we're blessed with active and virile swimmers that can be trusted upon when it's time to fertilize that lucky egg.
Urologists often order scrotal ultrasounds to confirm suspicions about abnormalities that they discover during a physical exam or to discover abnormalities that may be too small to detect by other means.
If you are preparing for an upcoming semen analysis, here are a few tips to make sure you get the most accurate results possible.
Male plumbing seems simple, but a lot can go wrong with a man's reproductive system. Learn about the common causes of male infertility and their treatments.
The first step is a hard one. The curious biochemistry behind pitching a tent. Learn the abc's of how erections work and common causes of erectile dysfunction.