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Could taking paracetamol impair male fertility?

LIFE research The National Institutes of Health has conducted a long-term study in the United States called the Longitudinal Investigation of Fertility and the Environment (LIFE). This research has been investigating fertility data associated…
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Lycopene, tomatoes and male fertility

The rise of male infertility In 2015 Agarwal and collages published a review of global male fertility trends. The study was based on meta-analyses, systematic reviews, and population-based studies. Researchers estimate that across the world…
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Sperm mutations escalate in older men

Sperm with disease causing mutations found to increase in older men Sperm mutations are increasingly becoming the focus of scientific studies. For many years researchers have been unable to explain why some children are born with genetic diseases…
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Sperm Abnormalities In Youth Exposed To Pesticides

Earlier this year research confirmed that men who regularly consumed vegetables and fruits with high pesticide residues had elevated sperm abnormalities[1. ““Fruit and vegetable intake and their pesticide residues in relation to semen quality…
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Finding The Best Sperm For IVF

Assisted fertilisation procedures rely partly on high quality sperm. It’s reasonable to assume sperm quality would be the same throughout the ejaculate. However new research suggests that this isn’t the case. Instead, it’s believed that…

Folic Acid and Zinc Benefit Male Fertility

With "male factor" infertility on the rise, more and more research is focusing on genetic and environmental factors, which are thought to contribute to male sub-fertility. Zinc and Folic Acid Increase Sperm Count In a research project conducted…
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Turbo-charge your sperm with vitamin D

The human body needs sunlight in order to produce Vitamin D, often called the fertility vitamin, because a lack of it has been most conclusively linked to infertility[1. Aquila S, Guido C, Perrotta I, Tripepi S, Nastro A, Andò S. Human sperm…
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L-Arginine Improves Sperm Quality

L-arginine is very important for many processes in the testicles and penis. It can therefore have a positive impact on the strength and mobility of sperm. Professor Frank Sommer The European market is saturated with…