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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Drugs for benign prostatic hyperplasia associated with increased risk of cardiac failure

Drugs for benign prostatic hyperplasia associated with increased risk of cardiac failure

At-home, mail-in testing kit can accurately test sperm up to 52 hours after sample collection

At-home, mail-in testing kit can accurately test sperm up to 52 hours after sample collection

Glycylation essential to keep sperm swimming in a straight line, shows study

Glycylation essential to keep sperm swimming in a straight line, shows study

Increased pollen counts may trigger symptom flares in patients with urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome

Increased pollen counts may trigger symptom flares in patients with urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome

Monash researchers isolate high-quality sperm using acoustic waves

Monash researchers isolate high-quality sperm using acoustic waves

Cost of prostate cancer treatment can be a major source of stress for men, their families

Cost of prostate cancer treatment can be a major source of stress for men, their families

Medical mistrust can make African Americans to regret their choice of treatment for prostate cancer

Medical mistrust can make African Americans to regret their choice of treatment for prostate cancer

Negative biopsies during active surveillance for prostate cancer are associated with long-term outcomes

Negative biopsies during active surveillance for prostate cancer are associated with long-term outcomes

Active surveillance is a safe and viable option for men with low-risk prostate cancer

Active surveillance is a safe and viable option for men with low-risk prostate cancer

Oregon biologists reveal molecular mechanisms that produce DNA damage in sperm

Oregon biologists reveal molecular mechanisms that produce DNA damage in sperm

Protein delivery to the testes restores male fertility in mice

Protein delivery to the testes restores male fertility in mice

Sperm mitochondrial DNA biomarkers may predict male reproductive health and pregnancy success

Sperm mitochondrial DNA biomarkers may predict male reproductive health and pregnancy success

Hemi-gland cryoablation provides a high rate of effective prostate cancer control

Hemi-gland cryoablation provides a high rate of effective prostate cancer control

High-intensity focused ultrasound technology shows promising outcomes for prostate cancer

High-intensity focused ultrasound technology shows promising outcomes for prostate cancer

Viruses play a key evolutionary role in mammals' ability to reproduce and survive

Viruses play a key evolutionary role in mammals' ability to reproduce and survive

Novel testicular luminal protein is vital for male fertility

Novel testicular luminal protein is vital for male fertility

Researchers discover novel gene involved in DNA damage repair and male fertility

Researchers discover novel gene involved in DNA damage repair and male fertility

Novel FIMP protein may help orchestrate mammalian fertilization

Novel FIMP protein may help orchestrate mammalian fertilization

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