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August 9, 2022

Cleaner cleaning: Reduce exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals and improve fertility

Endocrine-disrupting chemicals are nearly everywhere, and may negatively affect your fertility. We’ll review common sources of EDC exposure, endocrine disruptors’ impact on male fertility, and how to reduce your EDC exposure by making your own green cleaning products that are safe for fertility.
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August 5, 2022

How endocrine disruptors affect male fertility

Let's look into common endocrine disruptors, EDCs and male fertility, and ways you can reduce your exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals.
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June 6, 2022

How where you live can affect your fertility: environmental- and location-based impacts

Where you live might have an impact on your fertility. Read this article to learn more about how your environment can affect fertility and family building.
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May 7, 2022

Racial disparities in fertility health

From higher rates of miscarriage to a higher risk of abnormal sperm parameters, there are a number of racial disparities that exist in fertility.
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May 5, 2022

Does the sperm choose the egg — or does the egg choose the sperm?

In the mating dance of eggs and sperm, it was long believed that the egg just waited to be fertilized, while the sperm “fought it out” until the strongest one prevailed. Now, research suggests the egg may play a more active role in choosing sperm, based on genetic compatibility and other desirable factors. Find out […]
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April 22, 2022

Climate change and male fertility

There’s emerging evidence that climate change can negatively impact male fertility and sperm health. Let’s explore what the research says about how climate change may affect reproduction, other environmental effects on fertility, and steps you can take to stay healthy. 
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January 24, 2022

How sperm health affects embryo quality

High-quality embryos are an important factor for successful IVF. But what is embryo quality? And how does sperm health impact embryo quality?
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January 13, 2022

Sperm testing after COVID-19: the latest recommendations

Does getting COVID-19 damage sperm quality? Can the virus be transmitted via sperm? Should you do a semen analysis after you've had COVID? Couples who want to start a family may be grappling with these questions and more. 
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September 6, 2021

How wildfires may affect sperm quality

Learn what male birth control options are available now, and new options you may have in the future.
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July 19, 2021

Do the COVID-19 vaccines affect male fertility?

Many men are wondering if the new COVID-19 vaccines are right for them, and whether it will affect fertility. Here, we’ve gathered all the available data to help you make an informed decision.
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February 26, 2021

Air pollution and male fertility

A new report analyzing more than 10,000 couples in China found a link between small particle pollution and infertility rates. This report establishes a much stronger link between air quality and fertility rates than studies in the past, but doesn't answer the most pressing question: why it happens.
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January 1, 2021

The Future of Fatherhood & Fertility, 2021

Looking back at the previous year's fertility trends—and the effect of the the pandemic—and predicting what's to come in 2021.
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