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Unhealthy lifestyle does not affect sperm quality: Study


June 13th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) Lifestyle advice given by doctors to men diagnosed with infertility should be radically overhauled, says latest research. Current guidelines warn infertile men about the dangers of ... Read more...

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New male infertility test could ‘bring hope to millions’


June 7th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) A groundbreaking new test for male infertility, which will save time, money and heartache for couples around the world, has been developed by Northern Ireland's Queen's ... Read more...

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Oz women warned not to put motherhood on ice


February 27th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 27 (ANI): An increasing number of women are choosing to freeze their eggs for social reasons in the hope they will be able to have a child when they are ... Read more...

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Cycling can affect man’s fertility


December 12th, 2010 - 9:15 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 12 (IANS) If you are a male and love cycling, possibility is that you are likely to suffer from lower sperm levels.Cycling for at least five hours a week can ... Read more...

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Cycling just for 5 hrs a week ‘could affect a man’s fertility’


December 11th, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 11 (ANI): If you are a regular cyclist, this may be important for you - a new study has found that cycling for at least five hours a week can ... Read more...

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Scientific breakthrough in creating synthetic blood


August 17th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Scientists have created red blood cells for the first time from spare IVF embryos cells in Britain as part of a multi-million pound project to manufacture synthetic blood ... Read more...

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Now, red blood cells made from IVF embryos


August 16th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): For the first time in Britain, scientists have created human red blood cells from embryonic stem cells as part of a project to manufacture synthetic blood on an ... Read more...

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IVM fertility treatment linked to oversized babies


July 1st, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): Babies born after in vitro maturation (IVM) fertility treatment are more likely to be born larger than normal and have more difficult births requiring more obstetric interventions such ... Read more...

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Overuse of extreme form of IVF may pass infertility to next generation


February 23rd, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): A doctor, who pioneered an extreme form of IVF that forces individual sperm into eggs, has warned that if the technique is overused, it may pass on infertility ... Read more...

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Young Delhi women donating their eggs for quick bucks


February 10th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) In a trend that seems to be catching on, many Delhi college girls and single-working women are coming forward to donate their eggs at fertility ... Read more...

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Brit lesbians turning to Spain for marriage and babies


June 16th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 16 (ANI): A newly launched packaged tour is luring Brit lesbians by offering marriage and fertility deal in Spain.And, thus, a large number of lesbians in UK are turning to ... Read more...

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How fruits, veggies help improve men’s semen quality


June 3rd, 2009 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): Men who eat large amounts of fruits and vegetables have good seminal quality, a new study has found.According to the research, which was carried out in two infertility ... Read more...

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Fertility expert: I’ve cloned a human


April 22nd, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 22 (ANI): A fertility doctor has claimed to have cloned 14 human embryos and transferred them to four women prepared to give birth to cloned babies.Panayiotis Zavos broke the sacred ... Read more...

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Calgary woman, 60, gives birth to twins following donor eggs from India


February 6th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, Feb 6 (ANI): A 60-year-old Calgary woman became the oldest Canadian to become a mum as she gave birth to twins on February 3, after receiving donor eggs from India. ... Read more...

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Fertility dugs do not raise ovarian cancer risk


February 6th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 6 (ANI): Use of fertility drugs does not raise a woman''s risk of developing ovarian cancer, according to a new study.The study has been published online in the British ... Read more...

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Sikh woman at 60 becomes Canada’s oldest mother


February 6th, 2009 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 6 (IANS) A 60-year-old Sikh woman has become the oldest mother in Canada by giving birth to twin boys in Calgary city this week.Ranjit Hayer and her husband Jagir Hayer, ... Read more...

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Up to a third of sperm donors in UK are foreigners


November 14th, 2008 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 14 (ANI): Almost a third of sperm donors in Britain are foreigners with a majority of Australian backpackers, who want to earn money to support their travels, according to ... Read more...

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Painters, decorators likely to have low sperm count


May 24th, 2008 - 8:39 pm ICT by admin
London, May 24 (IANS) Painters and decorators are more likely to have low sperm counts, thanks to their frequent brush with glycol ethers, according to the latest research. Glycol ethers are widely ... Read more...

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Paint chemicals may harm male fertility


May 24th, 2008 - 12:25 pm ICT by admin
London, May 24 (ANI): Scientists from the Universities of Sheffield and Manchester have found that male painters exposed to glycol ethers found in water-based paints are more likely to have poor ... Read more...

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DNA fingerprinting breakthrough may send successful IVF rates soaring


May 14th, 2008 - 4:11 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Australian researchers have used a technique, DNA fingerprinting, for the first time to identify which embryos have implanted after in vitro fertilisation (IVF) and developed successfully to ... Read more...

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57-year-old Brit woman finds lump is baby, not cancer


March 23rd, 2008 - 3:10 pm ICT by admin
London, March 23 (ANI): A 57-year-old British woman who feared that she had ovarian cancer has been told by medics that she is pregnant.Susan Tollefsen expected bad news when she went ... Read more...

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Viagra could damage mens fertility


February 25th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Feb 25 (ANI): Viagra might help men boost their performance in the bedroom, but it can also damage their ability to father a child, suggests a new British study.Researchers at the ... Read more...

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