Steroid, medicine consumption causing infertility in males

Consumption of steroids and medicines for a good physique is emerging as the leading factor behind infertility in males, a study has revealed.

Aug 11, 2015, 23:33 PM IST

Experts warn of malaria's adverse impact on reproductive health

Malaria can have a serious impact on reproductive health, experts said on the occasion of World Malaria Day Saturday, as they pointed out that, although rare, the disease can hamper semen quality in males and increase miscarriage risks in women.

Apr 25, 2015, 22:40 PM IST

Fresh hope for infertile men

A new study has found that stem cells made from the skin of adult, infertile men yield primordial germ cells - cells that normally become sperm - when transplanted into the reproductive system of mice.

May 02, 2014, 11:51 AM IST

Men unable to produce sperm face increased cancer risk

Men who cannot produce sperm are more prone to developing cancer than the general population, a new study has revealed.

Jun 21, 2013, 11:33 AM IST