According to the New York Times, women conceiving for the first time tend to be older in larger cities as well as coastal areas, but younger in less populated areas, including the South and Great Plains: “In New York and San Francisco, their average age is 31 and 32. In Todd County, S.D., and Zapata County, Tex., it’s half a generation earlier, at 20 and 21.”Read More
A high sperm count, combined with good motility (swimming ability) and morphology (sperm shape), ought to indicate healthy degrees of fertility in men. Unfortunately, they don’t – not when DNA Fragmentation is also taken into consideration.Read More
A new study indicates that a couple’s chances of having a baby decrease as the father ages. Complicating matters further for men who’d prefer to wait a few years, the study suggested that some women benefit when trying to conceive with younger men.Read More
Why would any man consider freezing his sperm? Don’t they last forever?
After all, men such as Mick Jagger have fathered children well into their advanced years – his eighth kid having come along when the aging rocker was 73.Read More
Look through a microscope at the sperm of two healthy men – one older, one younger -- and you won’t be able to tell much of a difference.Read More