fertility

How Do We Reverse the Sperm Crisis?

The state of male infertility in the Western world has been called a full-on “crisis” by practically every media outlet publishing on the internet (and…

Working the Graveyard Shift Could Lower Your Sperm Count and Sex Drive

Working the graveyard shift is already linked to a number of health problems — increased risk for obesity, heart attacks, breast cancer and diabetes; reduced serotonin levels,…

The Seedy History of Sperm Donation

There’s been a trend in recent years for “natural insemination” — men who advertise themselves online as sperm donors but who will actually have sex with the…

An At-Home Sperm Count Test, Via Your Smartphone

What do your sperm look like? Something resembling a tadpole probably comes to mind, which isn’t far from the truth: Normal sperm have oval-shaped heads, an intact…