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Mega Biceps, Mini Balls

In this episode of Urologist Nerds Drinking Beer, the doctors discuss the long term health effects of using steroids which can include permanent infertility.

By | March 15th, 2017|

Oligospermia: Low Sperm Count

By | July 28th, 2015|

An in-depth look at how sperm production is measured, what causes a low sperm count, how many sperm it takes to make a baby and what men can do to improve sperm production.

Steroids and Male Fertility

By | July 27th, 2015|

It’s a well known fact that abusing steroids can shrink your balls and cause development of breast tissue. This article explores how steroids work and what they can do to your fertility.

BMI and Male Fertility

By | July 27th, 2015|

High BMI can have a detrimental impact on male fertility. The combination of extra heat around the testicle and hormonal imbalances can be a 1-2 punch to sperm.

Heat and Male Fertility

By | July 27th, 2015|

What's the connection between heat and male fertility? Sperm are fine-crafted little machines that require the precise temperature of 4 degrees cooler than body temperature for proper development

Biochemistry: How Diet Impacts Sperm Health?

By | July 26th, 2015|

You are what you eat, and so are your sperm. This article explores the fascinating biochemistry of how diet impacts sperm health detailing top nutrients studied to improve semen parameters and how they function are the cellular level.

Feelin’ Blue: What Causes Blue Balls and How to Treat It

By | July 10th, 2015|

Doctors refer to it as "testicular vasocongestion" or "epididymal hypertension". The rest of the world has a much simpler term: blue balls. The bane of existence for teenage boys everywhere, blue balls are a major pain in the...well, you get the idea. It's a condition that is so openly talked about that we now use it to refer to everything from movie trailer releases to business deals that weren't fully performed. But as much as we make light of this condition, it can bring physical discomfort and even cause undue strain on your relationship. What causes this condition and what can be done to fix it?

Bio 101: How Sperm are Made

By | July 7th, 2015|

The machinery that makes sperm is a marvel of biology. This article explores the micro world of sperm production and the key factors that affect proper sperm development.

Optimizing Diet for Male Fertility

By | April 9th, 2015|

Scientific research has linked several key nutrients and antioxidants to the improvement of sperm health and overall male fertility. This diet guide explains findings and identifies top foods that men should eat when trying to conceive.

BMI and Your Balls

By | May 5th, 2014|

A recent study by Dr. Michael Eisenberg revealed that Obese men had a 19 times higher chance of low total sperm count. Learn more about how BMI can impact your chances of conceiving.

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