Finding highlights need for better access to reproductive health care for all women.
Late, advanced stage relapse rarely seen and are treatable with standard therapy.
Deficiency of peptide that binds to sperm is linked to poor sperm motility and genital tract infection.
Sugar-sweetened beverage consumption adversely affects sperm motility.
About one in three endorse symptoms of PFD; many screen positive for Triad components.
As natural bacterial 'diversity' lessened, HIV viral load increased in infected men, researchers say.
Following surgery, improvement in sexual satisfaction correlated with improvements in all lower urinary tract symptoms.
Experts note study findings aren't definitive, and risk is minimal.
Increase in incidence of testicular germ cell tumors in Hispanic adolescents and young adults.
Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome negatively impacts sperm concentration and other semen parameters.
Obesity a major risk factor for condition, experts say.
Sperm less viable in men who had been exposed to electromagnetic radiation of devices.
Acts as ovarian and uterine toxicant; animal studies demonstrate role as testicular toxicant.
Greatest protective effect observed in men circumcised at age 36 years or older.
Sperm function may have an upper age limit.
We sat down with Dr. Eid at his New York City office to ask him about the latest developments in penile implant therapy.
In a small study, the treatment was associated with a 4-fold increase in average ejaculation time.
Alpha blockers and 5-alpha reductase inhibitors increase the risk of ejaculatory dysfunction, a systematic review and meta-analysis shows.
Cumulative rates of clinical success were 87.2% at 3 months, 80.2% at 18 months, and 72.3% at 36 months (long term).
Higher levels of salivary alpha-amylase linked to longer time-to-pregnancy.
A study found similar surgical success rates with uterosacral ligament suspension and sacrospinous ligament fixation.
Low prepregnancy concentrations associated with increased risk of gestational diabetes.
Fertility rate not declining as much over time in teen girls with major mental illness versus unaffected girls.
Being born preterm or small for gestational age predicts low exercise capacity in otherwise healthy young men, a Swedish study found.
Excess risk of death found among children born to fathers aged 40 or older.
Improved understanding of biosynthesis mechanisms will lead to better diagnoses and treatments for steroid hormone production disorders.
Favorable changes also observed in levels of reproductive hormones.
The effect of obesity on male infertility has been well established.
3-month urinary, sexual function scores predict 12-month outcomes in prostate cancer survivors.
Patients with hyperuricemia also had a high prevalence of lower urinary tract symptoms.