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Study: Noise At Night Increases Risk Of Male Infertility

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Jun 29, 2017 … SEOUL, South Korea — Noisy settings have been linked to a plethora of health problems, including pregnancy complications for women — such as premature birth and congenital malformations. Now a new study finds that too much noise at night can increase a man’s odds of suffering from infertility. “Infertility is becoming a significant public health…

New therapy that delivers proteins directly to testes may treat male infertility

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Oct 22, 2020 … SEOUL, South Korea — When it comes to having children, infertility is a problem both men and women may face. About 15 percent of all couples struggle with infertility, according to the Mayo Clinic. In over a third of these cases, men are unable to father children. Now, researchers in South Korea have developed a procedure…

Marijuana Use May Lead To Female Infertility, Study Finds

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Apr 13, 2020 … GUELPH, Ontario — A new study has revealed a concerning link between using marijuana and pregnancy. Scientists say tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the ingredient that triggers marijuana’s psychological effects, may also lead to infertility in women. According to a study on embryos at the University of Guelph in Canada, exposure to THC leads to a drastic drop…

Infertile Women At Greater Risk Of Early Death, Study Finds

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Nov 10, 2017 … PHILADELPHIA — Infertile women are more likely to suffer an early death, a new study finds. Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania examined data on over 78,000 American women who partook in a longitudinal study conducted by the National Cancer Institute, finding that infertile females were 10 percent more likely to die in the following…

Power Of Positivity: Male Depression Can Impact Pregnancy Odds For Couples Battling Infertility

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Jul 09, 2019 … BETHESDA, Md. — Struggling to conceive can be a distressing process for prospective parents, but new research indicates that it may be important for the men in these relationships to keep a positive mindset. Additionally, women being treated for infertility while taking a certain kind of antidepressant may be increasing their risk of early pregnancy loss.…

Watch your weight to avoid infertility: Obesity linked to poor sperm quality, study shows

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Jul 29, 2020 … REUS, Spain – Infertility is a common problem with many causes. Experts say between 10 and 15 percent of all couples have trouble conceiving a child. While fertility issues can stem from genetic or environmental factors, a study suggests body weight plays a major role in sperm quality. Specifically, researchers find that males who are…

Study: Century-Old Fertility Method Helps Infertile Couples Achieve Pregnancy Without IVF

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Jan 08, 2018 … ADELAIDE, Australia — Old news is good news for couples struggling to conceive children. A fertility method that has been around for more than 100 years may help infertile couples achieve pregnancy without the need for pricey In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) treatments, a recent study finds, and it works without any known side effects. Researchers at the University of…

‘Landmark’ Study Finds Taking Zinc, Folic Acid Supplements Won’t Improve Male Fertility

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Jan 09, 2020 … Doctor: “For the first time, there is high-quality data that zinc and folic acid do not improve live birth outcomes or semen function.” SALT LAKE CITY — Struggling with infertility can be hard on a man for a variety of reasons. Our culture promotes the idea that a man’s worth is directly tied to his performance…

Mail-in sperm samples? At-home fertility testing just as reliable as in-person exams

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Feb 11, 2021 … LOS ANGELES, Calif. — As if mail-in ballots didn’t cause enough commotion in 2020, a new study about male fertility may raise some eyebrows as well. The study contends that men may no longer need to visit a clinic in-person to give sperm samples. Researchers from the University of Southern California say that a mail-in…

Sperm ‘switch’ would allow men to turn their fertility on and off

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Feb 05, 2021 … BERLIN, Germany — The biological race between sperm to reach an egg is a fierce and competitive process. Now, researchers in Germany say they have discovered which protein gives sperm the winning edge. Their study finds a molecular “switch” in sperm could also allow men to turn their fertility on and off. Experiments on mice…

Drinking coffee or tea from paper cups may be ‘seriously’ bad for your health

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Nov 20, 2020 … KHARAGPUR, India — For many people, the day doesn’t start until they have their first cup of hot coffee. No matter what you drink to warm yourself up on a chilly morning, a new study finds the cup you choose could be a serious health hazard. Researchers in India reveal drinking coffee and other hot…

Nearly 90K U.S. teens and young adults will develop cancer in 2020, report estimates

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Sep 19, 2020 … ATLANTA — Cancer strikes people of all ages and in many different forms. While new medications and therapies are improving the outcomes for patients, a new report finds some concerning news for younger Americans. The American Cancer Society estimates nearly 90,000 people between 15 and 39 years-old will be diagnosed with cancer in 2020. The report…

Media expert: Facebook giving anti-vaxxers stronger voice against HPV vaccine

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Jul 10, 2020 … COLUMBIA, Mo. – There’s no question that social media has changed the world. While these platforms bring many positives, they can also aid in spreading negative information too. One media expert says that concerning trend is now affecting how the public views childhood vaccinations. A study by media expert Monique Luisi finds a growing movement…

Not Now: Study Disproves Theory That Coronavirus Lockdown Will Lead To Baby Boom

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May 11, 2020 … FLORENCE, Italy — It turns out a global pandemic and recession isn’t much of an aphrodisiac or incentive to start a family. Many have speculated that couples being stuck at home all day will lead to an influx of new births over the coming year, but a new study has largely disproven that notion. Researchers from…

Marijuana Use Shows No Effect On Fertility, Study Finds

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Sep 07, 2018 … BOSTON — Marijuana use by men and women doesn’t lower the chances of a couple conceiving a baby, a study by the Boston University School of Medicine found. It’s the first major study to deal with the effects of marijuana on fecundability, or the average per-cycle chances of conception. Fifteen percent of American couples deal…

Powerful Nuts: Add More To Your Diet To Improve Sperm Count, Strength

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Jul 09, 2018 … REUS, Spain — If you are what you eat, then perhaps it should be no surprise that men who enjoy a daily dose of nuts have, of course, stronger sperm, according to a new study. Researchers from the Human Nutrition Unit of the Universitat Rovira i Virgil in Spain say the addition of nuts to the regular…

Erectile Dysfunction Doubles Odds Of Suffering From Heart Disease

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Jun 14, 2018 … BALTIMORE — Suffering from erectile dysfunction (ED) can be a frustrating experience for many older men in the bedroom, but it may signal far worse outcomes than simply a lost opportunity for intimacy. A new study finds that ED greatly raises a man’s risk of developing cardiovascular disease and other potentially deadly heart conditions. Prior…

Study: Neanderthals Practiced Primitive Dentistry To Treat Toothaches

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Jun 30, 2017 … LAWRENCE, Kan. — Even cave men and women cared about oral hygiene. Well, sort of. A new study of teeth from Neanderthals shows that our earliest ancestors practiced a primitive form of dentistry, using a toothpick-like tool to help alleviate a toothache. Researchers at the University of Kansas analyzed four teeth from a Neanderthal that…

Using smartphones, tablets at night may worsen sperm quality in men

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Aug 29, 2020 … Author: “Smartphone use in the evening, tablet use after bedtime, and television use in the evening were all correlated with the decline of sperm concentration.“ DARIEN, Ill. — Numerous studies link smartphone or tablet use at night to trouble falling asleep. Now, a new study finds yet another compelling reason to avoid such gadgets before bed — at…