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Infertility risk factors affecting both male and female

Infertility risk factors for both male and female happen to be the same while other risk factors are gender specific as you can read about in our previous articles. If you are trying to conceive it is helpful to know of the potential risk factors in your life. There may be a lifestyle choices that can attribute to an infertility diagnosis. By identifying them and addressing them early on, it could increase your chances for successful and healthier pregnancy.  …

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18 MALE INFERTILITY RISK FACTORS YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT

Did you know there are 181 infertility risk factors described by Fertilitypedia? Fertilitypedia’s medical team created the Education Zone as a free information resource for patients, students and even doctors.  Here you can find out about all aspects of fertility and reproductive health. For today learn more about 18 male infertility risk factors Advanced paternal age Age that may lead to the accumulation of de novo mutations, male infertility and increased genetic risks on the offspring. Anabolic steroid-induced hypogonadism The…

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The Realities of Hepatitis C in 2018

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You’ve probably heard about Hepatitis C. There are regularly commercials advertising medications that treat the issue. Perhaps you have an acquaintance that has been afflicted by the virus. Or maybe you’re concerned that you’ve somehow contracted the virus. Unfortunately, there’s also a lot of misunderstanding about Hepatitis C, how it varies from other strains of Hepatitis, and how it can be treated. These misunderstandings often lead to fear, frustration, and confusion. If that’s you, have no fear. The issue really isn’t…

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Squashing the Myth – Infertility is the Woman’s Problem

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  Infertility problems can be overwhelming. They affect couples worldwide. This article will shed some light on a multi-millennial myth associated with infertility. The myth? “Infertility is a woman’s problem”. Why is this myth still engrained in so many people’s minds? Is it fueled by a superfluous society mindset that has been imbedded into many people’s minds for hundreds or even thousands of years? Is a man’s virility at stake? If society continues to educate themselves and becomes familiar with…

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Why normal spermiogram is not enough to ensure men’s fertility

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Sex is war. Okay, that’s a contentious statement to grab your attention, and probably not the best lens to view all of human loving and procreation through, but the fertilization process in human sex does sometimes resemble a military operation. The sperm-meets-the-egg part of reproduction is not the beginning. There is a complex saga leading-up to the moment of fertilization, one which takes thousands of sperm on a mission which none come back from. There are an array of sperm-types,…

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9 tips for men’s fertility: make your sperm count

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Sex is one of the few activities in life which can deeply engage all your senses at once with a partner. It’s immersive. That’s why it’s so damn good when it’s good. You touch, taste, smell, see, and hear each other and move together in your own shared rhythm. So when a schedule and tests and worries and demands and anxieties show up in your sex life with the issue of infertility, relaxing into your sensual experience might become a…

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