L-carnitine supplement may help infertile men

  The widely-used dietary supplement, L-carnitine when combined with L-acetyl-carnitine, a related chemical, may improve sperm motility in men with fertility problems, according to new research by scientists at the University of Rome. The researchers chose 60 infertile men between the ages of 20 and 40 to take a combination of L-carnitine and L-acetyl-carnitine or […]

Falling pregnant is not always easy…

  Having a baby is a precious gift and conceiving should be an easy, natural process. Sadly for many couples it is an extremely distressing experience as they struggle to  conceive and/or maintain a pregnancy. The causes of infertility are many and varied, and affect both females and males. Sometimes the man’s sperm count is […]

Paint Linked to Low Sperm Quality

by David Gutierrez (NaturalNews) Men who are regularly exposed to a common ingredient of water-soluble paints are 250 percent more likely to have a specific sperm abnormality, according to a study conducted by researchers from the Universities of Manchester and Sheffield in the United Kingdom, and published in the journal Occupational and Environmental Medicine. As […]

Soy reduces sperm count, says study

  Herald-Sun, Melbourne, Australia  From correspondents in Washington July 30, 2008 09:22am   EATING or drinking a lot of products containing soy and isoflavones can result in reduced sperm count among men, a Harvard study has shown. “There has been a lot of interest on whether soy affects fertility because many studies in animals suggest […]