Penile health: what men need to know
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Penile health rarely makes it into regular health tips columns, in great contrast to vaginal health. Both are however intertwined in matters of sexual and reproductive health. It should be men’s business to be keenly aware of their penile health.
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Age-related fertility decline occurs in men too
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There’s a common misconception that men retain their fertility potential for almost a lifetime. Nothing could be further from reality. Men suffer from a similar decline in fertility as much as their women counterparts. The dual age-related fertility decline is a natural phenomenon, thus skewed blame of women in matters of fertility should be avoided.
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When fatherhood needs a helping hand
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Many men harbor the natural desire to father a child. It becomes very distressing when a couple is unable to conceive, with no clear indication where the problem is. Men in fact are the sole contributory factors to problems with conception in about a third of the cases. And they have a contributory effect in a further third of cases where conception is a problem. The tendency to presume that women are the problem most of the times is a fallacy.
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Male factor in infertility cases on rise
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First-time father Paul Mwanjala (not his real name) dubs the birth of his baby girl last month “a miracle”. He and his wife had waited seven years before successfully conceiving their first child via in vitro fertilization (IVF). The gynecologist found nothing wrong with Mrs Mwanjala, who is in her late 30s. But Mr mwanjala, who is in his early 40s, was dealt a hard blow. Tests found very  few sperms in his semen, a condition known as oligospermia.v
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Fathering a Boy
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Dear doctor, I met this lady 2 years ago and we have one girl. I would like to have 3 to 4 kids and possibly 3 boys and the one girl. How do I get boys now? Am sure you have your own reasons for wishing that your subsequent babies are all boys.It doesn’t seem like you are looking for a family balance, as you clearly want more boys. It may be you have some societal pressures to father boys.
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