Patient history, including assessment of travel, necessary to assess risk.
While mosquitoes are by far the most common form of transmission, cases of sexual transmission can occur.
After visiting an endemic area, a New York City woman is the first reported case of female-to-male Zika virus transmission.
New study challenges a view that the foreskin is the most sensitive part of the adult penis.
The pathogen appears to attack cells crucial to the developing fetal brain.
Men returning from a Zika-infected area should abstain from sex or use a condom.
After 3 reported cases of possible sexual transmission of Zika virus, the CDC has released interim guidelines to prevent sexual transmission.
Their risk for heart disease and diabetes was, respectively, 48% and 30% higher when compared with fertile men.
Two studies describe sexual transmission from survivor, persistence of Ebola virus RNA in semen.
Vasectomized men, women with vasectomized partner have higher odds of weekly sex.
Correlations also seen for being overweight, obese in adulthood, being underweight at age 18.
Addyi to treat generalized hypoactive sexual desire disorder among premenopausal women.
Higher fertilization rates among couples in which male partners have highest intake of poultry.
Almost 1 in 3 not told cancer treatment might affect future fertility.
Amphetamine users were twice as likely as non-users to experience erectile dysfunction.
Risk of testicular cancer, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, all cancers up vs. men who have undergone vasectomy.
Men in highest quartile of high-pesticide residue fruit, vegetable intake have lower sperm count.
All among the factors that may lower sperm quality and make men less fertile
Shorter anogenital distance has been linked to infertility and low sperm count
Fertility outcomes improved for men who have same female partner as before vasectomy.
A single mutated gene may lead to infertility by causing abnormalities in sexual organs.
Researchers concluded that hyperuricemia is a probable cause of hemospermia.
UroLift offers minimally-invasive treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) without risk of sexual dysfunction.
Link between phthalates and possible genital defect in adolescent boys needs more study.
Men who abstain from eating meat have significantly reduced sperm levels and quality.
Fathering of dizygotic twins, a marker of high fertility, was not associated with increased risk of prostate cancer.
Success rates for in vitro fertilization seen in black women are half those of white women.
Researchers suggest male beverage consumption of caffeine and alcohol affects in vitro fertilization results.
Drinking alcohol confers higher rate of sexually transmitted infections and a drop in sperm quality.
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