ARTICLES RELATING TO SPERM

Researchers discover how sperm and eggs 'hook up'

2014-04-17 11:56

Researchers said they have identified a protein on the egg cell's surface that interacts with another protein on the surface of a sperm cell, allowing the two cells to join.

Is semen the secret to sexy skin?

2014-03-20 12:31

Apparently the benefits of semen stretch beyond human reproduction. This granny claims it is the key to eternally young skin.

Would you have a vasectomy?

2014-02-17 09:00

Ouch! Touch. Pauuuse... engage. 10 things to consider before you cut.

Sperm substitution at fertility clinic

2014-01-14 14:23

The University of Utah is investigating a complaint that a convicted felon working at a fertility clinic replaced a customer's sperm with his own.

Can cycling harm sperm?

2013-12-12 09:00

Men who bike at least five hours a week may have few problems when it comes to their sperm.

The best season for sperm

2013-03-11 09:12

Autumn is the time of year most associated with bumper crops of new babies, and that may be because human sperm are generally at their healthiest in winter and early spring.

Super-dad fathers 74 children

2011-10-18 11:22

One sperm donor’s sperm has been used in 74 successful procedures.

5 facts about sperm

2011-08-11 15:46

Want to know which insect has the longest sperm cells? Or are you curious about what's in your own sperm? Here are the crazy facts.

A mother after death?

2011-08-10 07:56

Who controls a dead person’s reproductive rights? The freezing of a dead woman’s eggs raises ethical questions.

How do I get pregnant?

2011-07-22 12:25

It's not always easy to fall pregnant but you don't have to go through it alone either.

Meet the sperm donor

2011-01-18 15:25

Your teen meeting their biological father is an experience that is unlikely to leave scars.

Treat your testes

2010-12-02 08:41

Infertility is probably the last thing on a teen's minds but early treatment of a common testicular condition could preserve future fatherhood.

Men do yearn for children

2010-09-27 09:45

There comes a time in men’s lives when they start to long for fatherhood, says a wanna-be dad.

Alcohol and your son's sperm

2010-07-06 12:55

By drinking while pregnant, you could be killing your future son's sperm.

Cola could cause harm!

2010-05-03 12:19

A quart or more of cola every day could be causing harm to your sperm.

Obese men sperm are less-mobile

2010-03-15 11:19

Obesity tied to poorer sperm quality.

Take a 15 minute break

2009-11-02 12:13

After artificial insemination, don't rush to get up.

Would you have a vasectomy?

2009-09-14 15:19

Ouch! Touch. Pauuuse... engage. 10 things to consider before you cut.

How to boost the health of your sperm

2009-06-08 10:53

Many men have problems with their sperm. Here are a few things you can do to boost the health of yours.

 

Is semen the secret to sexy skin?

2014-03-22 05:00

Apparently the benefits of semen stretch beyond human reproduction. This granny claims it is the key to eternally young skin.

It takes two to be fertile!

2014-02-19 11:00

Being fertile is something that both partners need to think about.

Men do yearn for children

2014-02-05 09:00

There comes a time in men’s lives when they start to long for fatherhood, says a wanna-be dad.

Father's diet before conception affects offspring

2013-12-12 11:07

A study suggests that a father's diet before conception plays a crucial role in the health of his offspring.

It takes two to be fertile!

2013-11-16 09:00

Being fertile is something that both partners need to think about.

Awesome sperm facts

2012-09-19 14:46

Sperm is one of the most interesting things on this planet. Here's why.

How 'sticky' eggs capture sperm

2011-08-25 15:45

Scientists have uncovered exactly how a human egg captures an incoming sperm to begin the process of fertilization.

Mouse sperm can help human infertility?

2011-08-11 14:34

Researchers in Japan used embryonic stem cells to grow healthy mouse sperm, a development which could help treat human infertility.

Mutant genes can slow down sperm

2011-07-28 15:26

Struggling to conceive? It could be a mutant gene that causes loss of sperm coating and mobility.

"Washing" HIV-infected sperm

2011-04-07 11:44

Can fertility treatments be done safely if the male has HIV? Apparently, yes.

Can cycling harm sperm?

2010-12-17 11:09

Men who bike at least five hours a week may have few problems when it comes to their sperm.

Is your laptop cooking your testicles?

2010-11-11 12:50

Whoever invented the 'laptop' probably didn't worry too much about male reproductive health.

Test predicts IVF success

2010-08-23 10:03

Researchers have developed a formula that can predict whether fertility treatment will succeed.

‘Your daddy was a donor’

2010-06-07 12:57

How much information does a child need about his conception when assisted reproduction is involved?

Wanna be a dad?

2010-04-20 10:23

Getting pregnant takes two. Here’s the truth about the secret life of your sperm and what to feed them.

Fertile, or infertile: that is the question

2009-12-07 12:36

Parent24's Dr Wiswedel gives you some important answers.

Meat eaters beware

2009-09-15 13:16

Excessive meat and dairy may harm sperm quality

It takes two to be fertile!

2009-06-15 11:45

Being fertile is something that both partners need to think about.

Electric eggs

2009-05-25 13:18

Electrical jolt to egg may boost IVF success.

 
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