Sperm

What Causes Thick Semen?

If your semen isn’t normally thick and clumpy, this texture might be caused by:<p>Dehydration<p>Semen is composed primarily of water. Not getting enough …

Women's Health

7 Things You Need To Know About Male Infertility

Infertility is not just a woman's problem — so learn the facts.<p>Now that Father's Day has passed, you may be thinking more about starting a family. …

Pregnancy

This Woman Won The Right To Use Sperm Harvested After Her Boyfriend Died

This was first case of its kind in the state.<p>The 24-year-old bank teller last year won the right to harvest Joshua Davies' sperm after he killed himself and on Wednesday won the right to be allowed to use them for in vitro fertilisation.<p>In August 2016, Cresswell instructed her legal representatives …

Sperm

Ayla Cresswell wins right to use dead boyfriend's sperm to have children

A Queensland woman has won the right to use her dead boyfriend's sperm to have children.<p>Brisbane Supreme Court justice Sue Brown handed down her …

IVF

14 fertility superfoods to add to your shopping basket if you’re trying to conceive

Trying for a baby isn’t all about the bedroom business. There’s a lot both you and your partner can do with your clothes on – including digging into …

Nutrition

Men's Testes Have a 'Microbiome.' Could It Affect Fertility?

Men's testes were once thought to be free of bacteria, but a small new study from Italy suggests that microorganisms may live naturally in this part …

Biology

Brooklyn Math Professor Has Sired 22 Children Through Donated Sperm

A Brooklyn mathematics professor who offers his sperm for free to lesbian couples and single women has sired 22 children over the past 18 years, …

Jewish Culture

Running Low? 5 Ways Men Can Increase Their Sperm Count

Image: Scientific AmericanThink you may be running low at the sperm bank? It can, and does happen. Conceiving isn’t only up to a woman, a man has to …

Fertility

Qld court says woman can use dead boyfriend's sperm to have children - Hack - triple j

When Ayla Cresswell's boyfriend died suddenly in 2016, she had the presence of mind to immediately preserve his sperm.<p>To do this, the sperm had to be …

Australia

US serial sperm donor banned from donating in Israel

JERUSALEM (AP) — Serial sperm donor Ari Nagel, an American who has fathered 33 children, with 10 more on the way, has been banned from donating his sperm in Israel, where he first fathered a child using artificial insemination.<p>Nagel told The Associated Press Monday that he recently learned that he …

World News

Israel Bans Father Of 33 From Donating More Sperm

A Brooklyn math professor who has fathered 30 children in the past decade, largely through artificial insemination conducted in public bathrooms, has …

Jewish Culture

Sperm whale found stranded in East Aceh

A sperm whale was found stranded on Kuala Baroh Bugeng Beach in Nurussalam district, East Aceh regency, on Sunday.<p>"We estimated the weight [of the …

Indonesia

Sperm separation to improve IVF success rate

<i>By Prue Gildea</i><p>Two University of Melbourne Engineering alumni are giving hope to those planning families; designing a new technique to effectively …

Australian Universities

Israel tries to ban sperm mega-donor from having any more kids

The hardest-working man in the insemination business is at it again this Father’s Day, doing what he does best: impregnating strangers. But now an …

Molecular Biology

Sperm Whale Socks - Men's Mid Calf

Often confused for an extrusion of water, the spouting action of aquatic mammals is actually a massive exhale. Consider it a well deserved sigh of …

Gear & Gadgets

Zinc plays vital role in animal and human fertility, can help scientists quickly diagnose infertility

Infertility affects about 20 percent of the U.S. population and can be incredibly costly; it also costs the livestock industry billions of dollars …

Fertility

How Is Sperm Produced?

A man’s reproductive system is specifically designed to produce, store, and transport sperm. Unlike the female genitalia, the male reproductive …

Men's Health

Necropsy planned for rare pygmy sperm whale found on Ipswich beach

The rare pygmy sperm whale that washed up on an Ipswich beach and later died will be taken to the New England Aquarium for an necropsy, an official …

Boston

Rarely Seen Whale Washes Ashore Steep Hill Beach

The whale unfortunately died before a rescue attempt could be made.<p>IPSWICH, MA — Police say a rarely seen whale washed ashore Steep Hill Beach …

New England

Fish Sperm Is The New Trend. Would You Eat It?

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Trends

Newly Discovered Structure In Human Sperm Could Have Dramatic Implications For Men

Centrioles are found in animal cells and a few plants. Structures composed of microscopic tubes arranged to rest parallel to each other are …

Biology

Your Fertility Can Be At Risk In A Shockingly Short Period Of Time

In a new Israeli study, researchers have discovered that two months of serious stress can cause a significant negative impact on the health of a …

Gaza

Ketchup Consistency Standards, Implanting Memories, People Inside of Sperm

Condiments

Daily yoga practice improves sperm quality: AIIMS study

The quality of genetic components in sperm are vital for birth of a healthy offspring, said Dr Rima Dada, Professor in-charge of Laboratory of …

Telomere

Scientists Discovered a New Part of Your Sperm — and It Could Explain Infertility

Big news for your little swimmers.<p>Guess what, guys? It turns out your sperm is more complicated than researchers ever knew.<p>Scientists always knew that a fertilized egg cell — or a zygote — required two centrioles from the sperm in order to create a fetus. The going theory used to be that sperm …

Science

Don’t let stress get to you, it can damage your sperm quality and fertility | health

Do you lead a stressful lifestyle, are the demands of your job leaving you stressed? Then, the chances are your fertility may be affected, especially …

High Blood Pressure

Sperm Study Shows What Long-Term Stress Does to Their Swimming Speed

Another tough break for sperm science.<p>With so much bad news regarding falling sperm counts, stressed out dads, and fertility-related health problems, …

Biology

No Tails

Infertility affects around one in twenty men in western countries, causing frustration and heartache for people trying to start a family. But despite …

Photos

Sperm whales are tracking fishing boats and stealing their fish

Sperm whales have turned burglar. They have learned to follow commercial fishing boats off the coast of Alaska, and then pick huge volumes of fish …

Science

Just 2 months of stress is enough to damage a man's sperm

Just 2 MONTHS of stress is enough to damage a man's fertility and make him 47% more likely to produce weak sperm - slashing his risk of having …

Health (UK)