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2207, 2016

Recovering from a Vasectomy Reversal

By | July 22nd, 2016|Categories: DocTalk, Featured, Surgeries|Tags: , |0 Comments

Vasectomy reversal might not be as daunting as you might think. In this quick video interview, Dr. Seaman gave us a great run down of what you can expect during the recovery period following a vasectomy reversal.

1207, 2016

Do Receipts affect Male Fertility?

By | July 12th, 2016|Categories: Chemical & Toxin Exposure, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

<< Topics | Get Tested Major Causes of Male Infertility Optimizing Diet for Male Fertility Take Control Risk Assessment: Are You in Danger of Having a Poor Swim Team? Do Receipts Affect Male [...]

607, 2016

Next steps: What to do if you find out you have crappy sperm

By | July 6th, 2016|Categories: Blood Tests, Diagnosis, Featured, Semen Analysis|Tags: , |3 Comments

Houston, we have a problem… an abnormal semen analysis can be both confusing and scary. Especially in cases where you find out that you have very few or no sperm at all. What should I do now? Is this fixable? Can I still become a father? The good news is that there are lots of things that doctors can do to correct medical causes of male infertility.

2306, 2016

Are young men at risk for Prostate Cancer?

By | June 23rd, 2016|Categories: Featured, Health & Wellness, Men's Health|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Prostate cancer is not just an old man’s disease. For a man, it’s important to rethink the common wisdom that you can be ‘too young’ for prostate cancer.

1806, 2016

6 Habits That Wreck Your Erection (And How to Fix Them)

By | June 18th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Sexual Performance|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

What you do can have an impact on your sex life. Learn 6 habits that can harm your fertility and cause issues in the bedroom

1106, 2016

DocTalk: Will ejaculating too much hurt me?

By | June 11th, 2016|Categories: DocTalk, Featured, Male Reproduction, Sexual Performance|Tags: , , , , |2 Comments

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.

2905, 2016

Does Soy Impact Male Fertility?

By | May 29th, 2016|Categories: Diet & Nutrition, Featured, Hormone Imbalances|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Soy is often thought to be a healthy alternative to other foods. Since soy is a plant-based protein, many assume it's a healthier option. However, certain chemicals contained in the soy plant can impact male fertility.

2005, 2016

The History of the Semen Analysis

By | May 20th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Semen Analysis|Tags: , |0 Comments

A peek into the fascinating history of one of medicine's most awkward tests.

1205, 2016

DocTalk: Side effects of Clomid

By | May 12th, 2016|Categories: DocTalk, Featured, Medications, Testosterone, Videos|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

An interview with Dr. Eric Seaman about the side effects of Clomid -- the good and the bad. Learn more about how this drug impacts your fertility and overall health.

505, 2016

Understanding A Woman’s Cycle

By | May 5th, 2016|Categories: Bio 101, Featured, Female Reproduction|Tags: , , |1 Comment

<< Topics | Bio 101 A Quick Guide to Testosterone How Sperm Are Made Risk Assessment: Are You in Danger of Having a Poor Swim Team? Understanding A Woman's Cycle When you [...]

2604, 2016

By the Numbers: Surprising Stats about STIs

By | April 26th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Health & Wellness, Infections|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Sexually transmitted infections are more common that you may think. A recent report from the CDC shows that STIs are a growing problem with a record number of new infections reported in 2013. Learn the facts and how to stay safe.

804, 2016

BPA and Male Fertility

By | April 8th, 2016|Categories: Chemical & Toxin Exposure, Featured, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , |0 Comments

BPA is found in receipts, water bottles, and even canned goods. What is BPA? Where else is it found? And what is the relationship of BPA and male fertility?

2903, 2016

Tracking Sperm? There’s an app for that

By | March 29th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Tech Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

There have been a number of apps developed over the past few years to help women track their cycles as part of an effort to try to conceive, but now, there's an app made just for men on the journey to fatherhood.

2503, 2016

Understanding Blood Test Results: Normal FSH levels in men

By | March 25th, 2016|Categories: Blood Tests, Featured, Hormone Imbalances|Tags: , , , , , , |5 Comments

Responsible for kicking off a long chain of events that spurs sperm production, Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH) is the best hormonal indicator of the testicle’s ability to produce sperm and a primary hormone to be measured in the evaluation of male fertility.

1803, 2016

Sperm Motility

By | March 18th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Semen Analysis|Tags: , |6 Comments

Motility is a standard measurement taken during a semen analysis. This article explains how sperm motility is measured, how many motile sperm are necessary for conception, causes of low motility and what men can try to do to improve sperm health

1103, 2016

DocTalk: Does better sex make it easier to conceive?

By | March 11th, 2016|Categories: DocTalk, Featured, Trying to Conceive, Videos|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

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.

2702, 2016

Smoking and Sperm Count

By | February 27th, 2016|Categories: Chemical & Toxin Exposure, Featured, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , |2 Comments

Smoking is just bad for you. Period. But do you ever wonder what smoking could be doing to your sperm count?

1102, 2016

Sperm Morphology

By | February 11th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Semen Analysis|Tags: , |0 Comments

Are my sperm weird looking? Morphology is one of the most confusing measurements taken during a semen analysis the morphology. Learn how sperm shape is measured, what's normal, what's not, why it matters and what can cause abnormally shaped sperm.

2701, 2016

Alcohol and male fertility

By | January 27th, 2016|Categories: Chemical & Toxin Exposure, Diet & Nutrition, Featured|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

Drinking gives you more than beer goggles. The link between alcohol and male fertility has been studied and the results are in: drinking harms your balls.

1412, 2015

Am I Normal? Normal Semen Volume: The Low Down on Your Load

By | December 14th, 2015|Categories: Featured, Men's Health, Semen Analysis|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

What's the normal semen volume? How fast does semen travel during ejaculation? Find out what's normal and where you measure up.

112, 2015

The Basics of Semen pH

By | December 1st, 2015|Categories: Featured, Male Reproduction, Semen Analysis|Tags: , , , |8 Comments

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.

3010, 2015

Am I Normal? The Guy’s Guide to Normal Semen Quality

By | October 30th, 2015|Categories: Featured, Men's Health|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

What does normal semen look like? Is it better to have thick or thin semen? We've got the answers to your questions and what it could mean for your health.

2710, 2015

Understanding Blood Test Results: Normal LH levels for Men

By | October 27th, 2015|Categories: Blood Tests, Featured, Hormone Imbalances, Testosterone|Tags: , , , , , , |4 Comments

An important precursor to Testosterone, Luteinizing Hormone (LH) is critical for sperm and testosterone production. It is one of the best predictors of overall testicular function and is a key hormone that should be measured during any evaluation of male fertility.

1510, 2015

How many sperm does it take to get pregnant?

By | October 15th, 2015|Categories: Featured, Trying to Conceive|Tags: , , |0 Comments

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.

610, 2015

Why Does Getting Hit in the Balls Hurt Your Stomach?

By | October 6th, 2015|Categories: Balls, Blog, Featured|Tags: , |0 Comments

Why Does Getting Hit in the Balls Hurt your Stomach? Getting hit in the balls is a pain that is practically legendary. That's because it's not quite like any other pain you experience. It's [...]