‘So many of us were cheated’: Fertility clinic storage tank failures forge lost legacies, heartbreak

Hundreds of women and couples have learned that the eggs and embryos they froze for eventual use in starting or expanding a family may have been destroyed by storage tank failures March 4 at two fertility clinics in suburban Cleveland and San Francisco.

Fertility warning: Antihistamines linked to fertility problems in men

An Argentinian study found these commonly-taken drugs could have negative long-term side effects for male fertility.The review, which is published in the journal Reproduction, found a number of studies reported adverse effects of antihistamine on normal testicular function. They discovered antihistamines were likely to affect the production of male sexual hormones in the testicles, which […]

Sperm count: Drinking THIS many cups of coffee a day can harm male fertility

In the UK we drink approximately 55 million cups of coffee per day, according to the British Coffee Association. Indeed, it’s the most widely-consumed psychoactive drug in the world. This is where a chemical substance acts on the  central nervous system to alter brain function, which can change perception, mood, consciousness and behaviour. Recent research […]