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Fertility is the natural ability to produce offspring. Conception takes place when a woman's egg gets fertilized by a man's sperm resulting in pregnancy. For some couples, having a baby is a fairly straightforward process. However, other couples have diff

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Sperm count more than halved in Western men

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A new meta-analysis investigates changes in sperm count since 1973. In Western countries, it has declined significantly, whereas elsewhere it is unchanged.

Chordee: Definition, surgery, and repair

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Chordee is when the penis appears curved or bent. Learn about this condition, how it is diagnosed, and treatment options, including surgery.

Anovulation: Definition, symptoms, and treatment

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 06:00:00 PDT

Anovulation is when a woman does not ovulate. Periods may become irregular or absent. In this article, we look at symptoms and treatments options.

Children conceived using donor sperm have similar health and well-being to general population

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Children conceived using donor sperm have similar health and well-being to the general population, according to a study published in Reproductive BioMedicine Online.

Is 'ovarian tissue freezing' superior to egg freezing?

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Many women are turning to egg freezing to promote fertility, but what happens when it isn't an option because of special medical or other conditions?

No link between fertility treatment and divorce rates

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Previously, fertility treatments were linked to high divorce rates, but new research suggests that there is no conclusive link between IVF and breaking up.

The transfer of chromosomally 'abnormal' embryos can still result in pregnancy in IVF

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 06:00:00 PDT

New study helps resolve controversy over self-correcting 'mosaic' embryos.IVF embryos whose cells have mixed chromosomal profiles - one normal, another abnormal - still have the potential to...

Delivery rates in IVF are affected by the age of the male partner

Tue, 04 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Men, unlike women, do not have a menopause or a predictable and detectable decline in their fertility.

Klinefelter syndrome: Symptoms, diagnosis, and management

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 03:00:00 PDT

Klinefelter syndrome is a disorder affecting the genes in men. Learn about Klinefelter syndrome, how it is diagnosed, its symptoms, and treatment options.

Proteins linked to HIV transmission could actually be beneficial for reproduction

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Researchers show that semen amyloids help the human body dispose of excess and defective sperm.

Mixed results on effectiveness of acupuncture to treat stress urinary incontinence, infertility

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Electroacupuncture improved stress urinary incontinence - that's when a woman can experience an involuntary loss of urine such as when sneezing or coughing - but acupuncture did not increase the...

Uterine fibroid embolization helps restore fertility

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A minimally invasive treatment can help restore fertility in women with uterine fibroids, according to a new study published online in the journal Radiology.

Human reproduction likely to be more efficient than previously thought

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT

How difficult is it to conceive? According to a widely-held view, fewer than one in three embryos make it to term, but a new study from a researcher at the University of Cambridge suggests that human...

Common periodontal pathogen may interfere with conception in women

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT

According to a study carried out at the University of Helsinki, Finland, a common periodontal pathogen may delay conception in young women.

Pregnancy after 35: What are the risks?

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Certain pregnancy risk factors increase with the age of the mother. Are these risks a cause for concern or do they pose little threat for women over 35?

FSH levels: Testing for menopause and fertility

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 03:00:00 PDT

How do you diagnose menopause and test for fertility in both sexes? FSH tests can be used for both. In this article we explore how FSH tests work.

Secret of sperm's 'bendy' tail revealed

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 06:00:00 PDT

Scientists at the University of York have shown that a sperm tail utilises interconnected elastic springs to transmit mechanical information to distant parts of the tail, helping it to bend and...

Early menopause: What you need to know

Wed, 31 May 2017 07:00:00 PDT

Early menopause may occur naturally or by medical treatments. What are the causes, what are the symptoms, and how can early menopause symptoms be treated?

Vitamin D supplements could improve fertility

Wed, 24 May 2017 06:00:00 PDT

New data on the link between vitamin D and male fertility has been presented at the European Congress of Endocrinology (ECE) in Lisbon.

New 'sperm radar' test may uncover secrets about male infertility

Wed, 24 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Scientists at the University of Sheffield have developed a new technique to examine human sperm without killing them - helping to improve the diagnosis of fertility problems.

Infertility: Century-old procedure offers new hope

Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A new study investigating a 100-year-old imaging technique finds that it may help to increase the chances of conception in women experiencing infertility.

The best apps for fertility

Wed, 17 May 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Whether you want to get pregnant or prevent pregnancy, there are many fertility apps on the market to fit your needs. MNT reveal ten of the best apps.

3-D-printed scaffolds restore ovary function in infertile mice

Tue, 16 May 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Infertile female mice ovulate, mate, give birth to pups, and nurse them, after researchers implant them with bioprosthetic ovaries made using 3-D printing.

Sperm study reveals testes cells that may offer fertility hope

Mon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Scientists have discovered a tiny group of cells that is critical to repairing damage to the testes.

Fertility can hinge on swimming conditions in the uterus

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

For a mammal's sperm to succeed, it must complete the swim of its life to reach and fertilize an egg. That's easier if it swims through water, not goo.