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3 simple steps to prevent testicular cancer

Testicular cancer is the most common form of cancer in young men ages 15 - 35. In this episode of Urologist Nerds Drinking Beer, the nerds discuss 3 simple things that men can do to prevent testicular cancer.

By | January 20th, 2017|

CES 2017: Latest Tech for Men’s Health

By | January 12th, 2017|

The Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas featured over 2.6 million sq feet of new tech. Here are some cool gadgets we found that might help you on your journey to better health and fertility. Enjoy.

Dad’s Superfood Pizza

By | January 9th, 2017|

When the doctor told my dad he couldn’t have high-sodium foods there was a great sadness in the land, because pizza. My dad’s love for pizza eclipses that of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. So, the dude learned how to make his own pizza. It is damn good, and (can be) super healthy.

New Year’s Resolution for Your Balls

By | January 4th, 2017|

Another year, another moment of “Damnit, I never came up with a new year’s resolution!” So you could shrug, and pick “get in shape” and pay for gym membership you know you’ll never use, again. Or, you could think about your balls, and make a New Year’s Resolution to improve your fertility! [...]

Sperm Superfood: Asparagus

By | November 22nd, 2016|

Asparagus has long been regarded as a male fertility superfood. It is full of nutrients and that help optimize sperm health, libido and erectile function.

Heat based contraception – natural birth control for men?

By | November 20th, 2016|

Can heat be used to lower sperm count? Sperm are much more sensitive to heat than the rest of the body. Prolonged exposure to heat sources such as hot tubs is a well-known cause of reduced sperm count. Repeated and consistent exposure to heat can knock down sperm count so low that it can render a man temporarily infertile.

Don’t Fear the Finger: Pedaling for prostate cancer

By | August 30th, 2016|

Don't fear the finger: Pedaling 1,400 miles for prostate cancer Why would a group of craft brewers travel 1400 miles from Austin to Denver by bicycle? Well, just in time for National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, we are pedaling to raise awareness about prostate health, eliminate the fear of talking about [...]

Recovering from a Vasectomy Reversal

By | July 22nd, 2016|

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.

Do Receipts affect Male Fertility?

By | July 12th, 2016|

You find them in your pocket, crumpled up under the seat of your car, some restaurants even use them to wrap their food in. Receipts are one of those things that you rarely notice or care about, but that seem to be everywhere. And for the most part, save the danger of littering, they really are no big deal. However, over exposure to receipt paper affects male fertility more than you would expect.

Next Steps: What to Do If You Find out You Have Crappy Sperm

By | July 6th, 2016|

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.

DocTalk: Will Ejaculating Too Much Hurt Me?

By | June 11th, 2016|

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.

Does Soy Impact Male Fertility?

By | May 29th, 2016|

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.

DocTalk: Side Effects of Clomid

By | May 12th, 2016|

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.

Understanding A Woman’s Cycle

By | May 5th, 2016|

<< 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 try to talk to a guy about a woman's cycle, most men envision that part [...]

By the Numbers: Surprising Stats about STIs

By | April 26th, 2016|

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.

BPA and Male Fertility

By | April 8th, 2016|

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?

Tracking Sperm? There’s an app for that

By | March 29th, 2016|

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.

Understanding Blood Test Results: Normal FSH levels in men

By | March 25th, 2016|

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.