Semen normally tastes fairly sweet because it contains a sugar, fructose, that helps power sperm.Read More
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This is weird, but I’ve got this mass in one of my testicles that feels like a bag of worms. Is it cancer?
No, it’s highly unlikely to be cancer, though, of course, you should get properly diagnosed. You probably have a fairly common condition called varicocele (var-i-ko-seal). This is a bundle of enlarged…Read More
Yes, your sperm (or lack thereof) could certainly be the problem. It’s a little-known fact that in any instance of infertility, the problem is on the guy’s side about 40% of the time.Read More
Researchers at Yale University have discovered how the “guardian of the genome” monitors the quality control in the production of sperm and potentially other cells, too.Read More
Couples experiencing fertility problems may no longer need a doctor’s appointment to have a man’s sperm count checked — a home sperm test will soon join the dozens of female…Read More
Researchers in California hope to become the first in the world to build an artificial testicle that produces human sperm, which could allow infertile men to conceive children.Read More