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16

Mar

Can Testosterone Levels Affect Fertility?

Published: March 16, 2018

While it is common knowledge that low testosterone can affect sexual performance, many may not be aware that testosterone has an impact on fertility as well. Testosterone is one of the hormones that aids in the production of sperm, so it is important that you have the correctly-balanced levels of testosterone and other hormones to … Continue reading Can Testosterone Levels Affect Fertility?

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Jun

Men’s Reluctance to Visit the MD

Published: June 29, 2016

And why it’s always best to err on the side of caution Though it has gotten better, it remains true that men are usually more reluctant to visit the doctor than are women. This phenomenon is true for a number of reasons, but ranking highest on the list is often the ‘Macho Male’ principle. Frankly … Continue reading Men’s Reluctance to Visit the MD

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Jun

Men’s Reluctance to Visit the MD

Published: June 29, 2016

And why it’s always best to err on the side of caution Though it has gotten better, it remains true that men are usually more reluctant to visit the doctor than are women. This phenomenon is true for a number of reasons, but ranking highest on the list is often the ‘Macho Male’ principle. Frankly … Continue reading Men’s Reluctance to Visit the MD

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Apr

The 1 Thing You Should Know About Male Infertility

Published: April 26, 2016

How Just 4 Words Can Spell HOPE for Couples You are not alone. Those four words may not seem like much to someone who hasn’t faced a male infertility struggle. But for people who have, those words can become a beacon of hope in what can easily turn into a sea of frustration, expense and … Continue reading The 1 Thing You Should Know About Male Infertility

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17

Mar

What the First-Ever Penis Transplant Could Mean for Men’s Health

Published: March 17, 2016

It’s an exciting time to be a member of the men’s health field. I recently read an article that said doctors at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland have identified the patient they want to receive the first-ever penis transplant – a U.S. solider wounded by a bomb blast during a combat mission in Afghanistan. … Continue reading What the First-Ever Penis Transplant Could Mean for Men’s Health

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5

Nov

How I lost 15 Pounds in Six Weeks This Summer at Age 51

Published: November 5, 2015

The last half of 2014 and the first half of 2015 was a rough time for my family. My 95-year-old father became critically ill in the summer of 2014 and had a roller coaster ride in and out of the ICU and hospital and then rehab centers until he finally passed away in March. Much … Continue reading How I lost 15 Pounds in Six Weeks This Summer at Age 51

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5

May

Dr. Werthman: Fertility Isn’t a “Chick Thing”

Published: May 5, 2014

From Oxygen.com: In my 20-plus year medical career, if I had to choose the most common misconception I’ve heard from patients and yes, even some highly respected members of the medical community, it’s that fertility – or problems with it, rather, is solely a “woman’s issue.” From inconsistent menstrual cycles to advanced reproductive age, women … Continue reading Dr. Werthman: Fertility Isn’t a “Chick Thing”

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11

Feb

On Male Infertility Hopes, Dreams and Reality

Published: February 11, 2014

There’s more attention, conversation and research being conducted in the realm of male infertility today than ever before. The medical community is finally waking up to the notion that we “seasoned” male fertility specialists have been trying to convey for too many years – fertility isn’t a one-way street or a solely female problem. Now … Continue reading On Male Infertility Hopes, Dreams and Reality

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14

Jan

Maybe There IS an “I” in Team And How My Patients Benefit

Published: January 14, 2014

I recently read a business article which discussed the benefits of keeping teams of people together to produce better business success. In it were illustrated examples from professional basketball teams to high-volume orthopedic surgeons and their loyal staff. All were studied over time and the conclusion drawn was that teams of people who have worked … Continue reading Maybe There IS an “I” in Team And How My Patients Benefit

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3

Jan

The Fertility Benefits of Your New Year’s Resolutions

Published: January 3, 2014

If you’ve been making New Year’s Resolutions for a while now, you can probably guess the categories that most of them fall into – and you also recognize that most of us tend to ditch those New Year promises by mid-January. As I run down the list of the most popular commitments people make on … Continue reading The Fertility Benefits of Your New Year’s Resolutions

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