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hormones
hormones

Being Hormonal Is Actually A Good Thing

What we consider 'hormonal' is actually a sign of higher intelligence.
Carson Kessler
3.21.18
Fighting Words
Fighting Words

People Always Assume Infertility Is the Woman’s Fault

Why can't I get pregnant? What's wrong with me?
Stephanie Auteri
2.16.18
Asking for a friend
Asking for a friend

How Long Can I Delay Pregnancy And Still Remain Fertile?

You probably have longer than you think.
Nick Keppler
2.6.18
The High Life
The High Life

Smoking Weed Appears Not to Affect Fertility

“We went into this thinking we would find something bad.”
Nick Keppler
2.5.18
fertility
fertility

How Long Can Frozen Embryos Last?

We learned this week that a woman gave birth using a 24-year-old embryo.
Olivia Campbell
12.21.17
Unscrewing Ourselves
Unscrewing Ourselves

Why Aren't Straight Men Told to Get Regular STD Tests?

Women and gay men carry the STD-testing burden.
Shayla Love
10.13.17
Parental Advisory
Parental Advisory

These Two Fertility Tests May Not Be Accurate

Tests that estimate ovarian reserves failed to predict who got pregnant in a new study.
Olivia Campbell
10.11.17
STDs
STDs

An STD Can Ruin Your Shot at Making a Baby One Day

24,000 women become infertile every year as a result of an undiagnosed STD. That's a lot of sad surprises.
Melissa Meinzer
8.30.17
LGBTQ health
LGBTQ health

Egg-Freezing Is Giving Young Trans Men Hope for Starting a Family

"They are not a small part of the population, and they do want families, and they are interested in hearing about their options."
Sarah Marie Winther
8.16.17
uh oh
uh oh

Western Men Have Half as Much Sperm as They Did 40 Years Ago

And researchers don’t know exactly what’s causing the drop.
Stacey Colino
7.25.17
Organ Donation
Organ Donation

Sometimes Uterus Transplants Go Wrong

Doctors are learning what to do if a pregnant woman's body rejects the uterus.
Alexandra Ossola
7.19.17
baby-making
baby-making

Don't Hold Your Breath Waiting for Male Birth Control

At least if the history of women's contraception is any indicator.
Caroline Beaton
6.14.17