Male Fertility

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Trying to Conceive

Update

Have not really poas this cycle. I am just tired and busy with my kids. I had a small period, small...

Trying to Conceive

We had our first ultrasound today x-posted

Wanted to share on here as well since I have been part of this board for so long. The appointment wa...

Trying to Conceive

April's testing thread

Because I'm crazy and I know we all love to stare at peesticks. Here is my test at 6dpo...

Am I Pregnant

Am I skipping my period or pregnant? I would love to be pregnant.

Hi all, I've been having an odd cycle. My fiance and I are ttc (it heavily yet) and I'm unsure as...

Trying to Conceive

Bleeding several days after LH surge

Hi! So I had a positive LH surge for two days (last Thursday and Friday) then turned negative on Sat...

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Retrograde Ejaculation

Retrograde ejaculation (also sometimes referred to as “dry orgasm”) occurs when a man climaxes but the semen travels backwards into the bladder instead of being ejaculated out of his body through the urethra, the tube the runs through the penis and carries both semen and urine. » Read more

Daily Sex Improves Sperm Quality

There has been some debate over how frequently a couple should have sex when trying to conceive.  It was once thought that abstaining from sex for a few days before ovulation helped build up a man’s sperm count, » Read more

Sperm Quality Helped By Antioxidants

The quality of sperm can be improved if a man’s diet consists of antioxidants like blueberries, broccoli and other fruits and vegetables. » Read more

Becoming A Dad: What You Need To Know

By Nancy Da Silva

In all the excitement of announcing a pregnancy, the dad sometimes gets pushed aside. It’s as if the mother created the baby inside of her all by her lonesome. Science is advanced, no debate there. But it’s not that advanced just yet. » Read more

Preconception Checklist for Men

Most pre-pregnancy advice you will read is directed toward women; however, men have an important role in preparation too. Before you and your partner start trying to conceive, there are several important steps that the male partner should take to improve his fertility and increase his chances of fathering a healthy baby. » Read more

Male Fertility: What He Needs To Know

By Nancy Da Silva

Historically the shame of being unable to have children was solely placed on the woman's shoulders. People, doctors included, couldn't possibly fathom that the fault for not being able to pro-create could belong to the male. Men were, by their very conquering nature, supposedly fertile creatures. » Read more