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July 25, 2022

Top 5 factors that can affect male fertility

Trying to conceive? Learn about which factors affect male fertility and chances of pregnancy — and lifestyle changes that can help make sperm healthier.
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July 19, 2022

The importance of the vas deferens

What is the vas deferens and how important is it when trying to conceive? Find out about vas deferens conditions, congenital absence of the vas deferens, and the treatment options available.
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December 17, 2021

Sperm freezing 101

Sperm cryopreservation, or freezing, uses liquid nitrogen to preserve your sperm at its youngest and healthiest.
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December 17, 2021

In 72 days you'll have brand new sperm

The spermatogenesis (sperm production) process takes around 72 days from start to finish — so your sperm quality is a reflection of the past 2–3 months of your life.
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December 17, 2021

How can I improve my fertility?

Lifestyle changes for better sperm health: diet, exercise, sleep, supplements, and other habits.
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December 17, 2021

Sperm quality decreases nearly 60% from your 30s to your 50s

While a person who produces sperm typically does so for their entire life, there's a measurable decline in sperm count and quality with age.
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December 17, 2021

Will sperm testing tell me if I can have kids?

Your semen analysis report won't come back marked "fertile" or "infertile." Infertility is what doctors call a “functional diagnosis.” You’re not considered infertile unless you’ve actually tried, and been unable to, conceive a child.
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December 17, 2021

VIDEO: The semen analysis process under the microscope

What happens during a semen analysis? See this video of a semen analysis under the microscope.
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December 17, 2021

What is sperm?

Sperm is a sex cell or “gamete.”
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December 17, 2020

VIDEO: See sperm freezing in action

Post-thaw analysis, cryoprotectant, and the other steps to sperm freezing.
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March 17, 2020

Clear or watery semen: what does it mean?

Watery or clear semen could be a sign of low sperm counts, or could occur because of lifestyle choices or poor nutrition.
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