Tag:

reproduction

Breastfeeding could delay menopause

It prevents ovulation and may slow the natural depletion of ovarian follicles, lowering the risk of early menopause.

The origin of polycystic ovary syndrome?

Study: A gene involved in male hormone production may affect development of the condition.

Ready for the male pill?

It's a decade or more from approval, but the experimental contraceptive is showing promise in its ability to safely lower sperm production.

Weather your perfect storm

Ladies, get the skinny on the 'big change' and make a plan to tackle it. Here's a hint: Getting out in front of menopause is key.

Scientists spot ‘switch’ that helps sperm penetrate egg

Finding could eventually lead to unisex birth control or improved infertility treatments.

Does meat intake influence fertility?

Couples undergoing IVF treatments fare worse if the male's consumption of processed meats is high.

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