Since we received our last IVF round failure notice, we have had three pregnancy announcements and one birth. Since then, we have climbed out of despair and the “it is never going to happen to us,” back to “soon, it’ll happen soon.” I don’t enjoy feeling my hope climb since I’m terrified of the fall. 673 more words
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Doing some research for a talk I have coming up, I came across an article from the ASRM (American Society For Reproductive Medicine, the association that sets the standards of care in conventional reproductive endocrinology) … 922 more words
Food packaging chemicals have been implicated.
Scientists have assessed the fertility of male dogs in Britain over the past three decades to find that it’s declined by a whopping 30 percent across five common breeds. 703 more words
Study demonstrates rapid decline in male dog fertility, with potential link to environmental contaminants
A study led by researchers at The University of Nottingham has discovered that the fertility of dogs may have suffered a sharp decline over the past three decades. 735 more words
A recent study found that that sperm of men who smoke has a greater extent of Deoxy Nucleic Acid (DNA)/genetic material damage than that of non-smokers. 105 more words