Infertility’s Unpleasant Baggage

[Note to the reader: This article is not meant to discuss the choice to withhold from procreating, but rather, the inability and its side effects.] For centuries, men have preferred marrying women younger than themselves. From an evolutionary standpoint, some suggest, it has been embedded into our DNA to choose women younger than us—albeit a year or
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Can Coffee Actually Affect a Man’s Fertility?

Surprisingly enough, yes, the question begs: Can coffee actually affect a man’s fertility? It is no secret that men are more pressed for time today than any other era in history. There are so many varying factors in life that quite often getting enough sleep is too difficult. To that end, some men just love
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Why Have the Sperm Counts of Western Men Dropped Significantly?

Though infertility has been on the uprise in industrialized countries for decades, a new study finds that the Western world is suffering the most. What could some contributing factors be? What could be a solution? A study, published in the journal Human Reproduction Update, looked at 43,000 men from a variety of Western countries. They
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