Male Infertility

Male infertility is on the rise in society. Approximately 15% of married couples have trouble conceiving despite having regular unprotected sex for more than a year. Out of the couples who are in their thirties, only 30% are able to conceive within the first three months; the rest have trouble due to male infertility issues.
Causes of Male Infertility

Infertility is a reproductive system disorder which results in the inability of a couple to procreate. The reasons for not being able to conceive can be varied and could be related to either partner. When the reproductive system of the male has a problem which makes it difficult for the couple to have a child, it is termed male infertility.

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Fracking chemical may interfere with reproductive hormones in men

Fracking chemical may interfere with reproductive hormones in men

Health concerns over fracking chemical that may cause adverse effects in male sex hormones

Health concerns over fracking chemical that may cause adverse effects in male sex hormones

Key protein in sperm production could aid male infertility treatments

Key protein in sperm production could aid male infertility treatments

Targeting critical enzyme for sperm formation could help address male infertility

Targeting critical enzyme for sperm formation could help address male infertility

Cancer could potentially be treated with new immunotherapy approach, say researchers

Cancer could potentially be treated with new immunotherapy approach, say researchers

Study: Antioxidant supplements do not improve semen quality among men with infertility

Study: Antioxidant supplements do not improve semen quality among men with infertility

Study: Most men choosing surgery for prostate cancer do not regret their decisions

Study: Most men choosing surgery for prostate cancer do not regret their decisions

Robotic search for drugs that block sperm motility

Robotic search for drugs that block sperm motility

Low-fat diet associated with reduction in testosterone among men

Low-fat diet associated with reduction in testosterone among men

Study sheds new light on impact of common plasticizer on human reproductive health

Study sheds new light on impact of common plasticizer on human reproductive health

Cystic fibrosis carriers have higher risk for all CF-related conditions

Cystic fibrosis carriers have higher risk for all CF-related conditions

New study finds zinc and folic acid supplements are ineffective at improving male fertility

New study finds zinc and folic acid supplements are ineffective at improving male fertility

Zinc and folic acid supplements fail to improve fertility in men

Zinc and folic acid supplements fail to improve fertility in men

Penn researchers track defective sperm epigenome linked to male infertility

Penn researchers track defective sperm epigenome linked to male infertility

Important discovery about male infertility could lead to new treatments

Important discovery about male infertility could lead to new treatments

Why some sperm swim in circles – it’s a protein defect

Why some sperm swim in circles – it’s a protein defect

Researchers discover genes linked to sex ratio and male fertility in mice

Researchers discover genes linked to sex ratio and male fertility in mice

Father’s nutritional pattern affects child’s cardiovascular health

Father’s nutritional pattern affects child’s cardiovascular health

St George Street Capital signs agreement with AstraZeneca to develop two compounds in the clinic

St George Street Capital signs agreement with AstraZeneca to develop two compounds in the clinic

Study highlights potential impact of chlamydia infection on men's fertility

Study highlights potential impact of chlamydia infection on men's fertility