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Test Your Sperm Quality at Home

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A take-home male fertility test is the latest whiz-bang gizmo from researchers at Sandia National Laboratories. Developers Greg Sommer and Ulrich Schaff say their new portable male fertility test allows men to monitor the quality of their sperm regularly from the privacy of their own home. Formerly with the national laboratory, the researchers say their […]

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Vitamin D Deficiency May Reduce Fertility

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Women with a vitamin D deficiency were nearly half as likely to conceive through in vitro fertilization (IVF) as women who had sufficient levels of the vitamin, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM). Long known for its role in bone health, vitamin D is […]