sperm counts

Today’s Lady News: New Male Birth Control Stops Men From Producing Semen

Will this be Depo Provera for dudes?! Eighty British couples are participating in a two-year-long trial to test a male contraceptive jab which tricks the brain into stopping sperm production. Doctors said the male contraceptive jab has been 99 percent effective so far and sperm counts should return to normal when men go off it. More »


The Daily Squeeze: Soy May Be OK, Bad Bras, And Animal Sex

Concerned about yesterday’s negative press, the Soyfoods Association of America sent out a press release saying that soy doesn’t actually lower sperm count. [Newswise] … More »


The Daily Squeeze: Guy Vegetarians, Flavored Breast Milk, And Marriage Stats

It’s a bad day for vegetarians. Guys who average half a serving of soy food per day have lower concentration of sperm than men who do not eat soy foods. [Medical News Today]
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Cell Phones And Sperm Counts

The Cleveland Clinic found an association between cell phone use and sperm quality in a study of 361 men at its infertility clinic — the more time a man spent talking on his cell phone, the lower his sperm count (and the greater the percentage of abnormal sperm). But don’t go making assumptions about cell… More »