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Sun Bathing Reduces Sperm Count
...n tight trunks may not be the best preparation for fathering
a child. Many couples believe that a foreign break develops their probability of conceiving by allowing them to loosen up fully. However, sperm takes eight weeks to fully grow in the testes, and during that period, is susceptible to any changes ...
Gender Of Children May Be Linked To Risk Of Prostate Cancer
...ition may cause both cancer risk and the chance of fathering
girls. Prostate cancer is the most common among male cancers, with a number of new cases being discovered every year. As the name suggests, prostate cancer develops from cells of the prostate gland, found only in men producing some of the seminal...
Fathering Best Done In Early Years
...ut a 40 per cent increase in 35-to 49-year-old men fathering
children, and a 20 per cent decrease in fathers under 30. Studies have also shown that it takes longer for older men to conceive, even when the age of the mother is considered. Commenting on the size of the study, Toronto urologist Dr. Kirk Lo said...
Risk Of Pre-eclampsia May Be In The Genes Of The Parents.
...-eclampsia also had a moderately increased risk of fathering
a pre-eclamptic pregnancy. These associations wer...increased risk. However, for brothers, the risk of fathering
a pre-eclamptic pregnancy was similar to that in men with no family history. This suggests that mat...