Uganda: Bad Sex Unfairly Labelling Wives Barren
[Observer] I wonder how many women out there are carrying this unattractive yoke around their necks - being called infertile or barren - yet the problem lies with someone smartly dressed in trousers!
ConclusionsThis study demonstrated that CFAP43 and CFAP44 mutations are important causes of MMAF in the Chinese population. These novel mutations broaden the spectrum of CFAP43 and CFAP44 mutations.
Publication date: Available online 16 March 2019Source: Reproductive BioMedicine OnlineAuthor(s): Kai J. Buhling, Annika Schumacher, Christine zu Eulenburg, Elena LaakmannAbstractTo study the evidence of the influence of micronutrient supplementation on male fertility based on published research and to make recommendations for micronutrient supplementation for men suffering from infertility.18 randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trials were included in the meta-analysis or in the systematic review.A significant improvement in semen parameters was evident for selenium (200 g orally, daily) and L-carnitine (LC; 2 g ...
Authors: Gill K, Jakubik J, Kups M, Rosiak-Gill A, Kurzawa R, Kurpisz M, Fraczek M, Piasecka M Abstract INTRODUCTION: Contemporary professional jobs that often enforce a sedentary lifestyle and are often associated with testicular overheat, deserve special attention with respect to male fertility potential. Interestingly, the harmful effect of testicular heat stress on sperm characteristics including nuclear DNA integrity was well characterized; however, the influence of sedentary work on sperm chromatin has not yet been documented. Therefore, our research was designed to examine the potential effects of sedentary ...
(European Association of Urology) Scientists have found that sperm DNA from the testicles of many infertile men is as good as that of ejaculated sperm of fertile men. This may explain a major cause of male infertility and opens the possibility of using sperm taken directly from the testicles of these men; to overcome their infertility.
Condition: Infertility, Female Intervention: Diagnostic Test: Live birth rate Sponsor: Assisting Nature Recruiting
ConclusionThe prevalence of infertility in China is high, but the uptake of treatment is relatively low.
A study, published inHuman Reproduction, reports that women with fertility issues have a higher risk of developing cancer.Daily Mail
Publication date: Available online 15 March 2019Source: Journal of Minimally Invasive GynecologyAuthor(s): Johannes Ott, Marlene Hager, Kazem Nouri, Julian Marschalek, Christine KurzAbstractStudy objectiveTo evaluate whether the presence of a visualizable “flow” effect in the Fallopian tube ostia in hysteroscopy was predictive of tubal patency.DesignProspective cohort study.SettingIn a prospective study, infertile women who underwent surgery due to infertility, between March and November 2018, were included. The main outcome parameter was Fallopian tube patency assessed by laparoscopic chromopertubation. The pr...
ConclusionYounger age, earlier treatment within disease course, fewer cervical canal adhesions, and fewer surgical procedures improve reproductive outcome in patients with severe IUAs and amenorrhea.
Overall risk higher for developing cancer; increased risks seen for uterine, ovarian, lung, thyroid cancers