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Male infertility

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Male infertility -

Male infertility is a major factor in 30-50 per cent of difficulties conceiving. It usually results from low numbers of, or poor quality, sperm.

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Male infertility | Healthy Male

Infertility can be caused by problems that affect sperm production or how the sperm travels. There are medical tests that can help work out the cause.

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Personal story: male infertility

This video details a man's personal story of male infertility and how it took him a while to become relaxed about his low spearm count.

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Infertility can be a stressful and frustrating experience. Find out more on infertility.

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Semen analysis for infertility | Healthy Male

Semen analysis for infertility What is semen analysis? When is semen analysis done? What is checked in a semen analysis? How is semen collected for testing? Do I need a referral from a doctor? What do the results mean? Are other tests done? Resources Resources Fact sheet Semen analysis fact sheet Download PDF SEE ALL RESOURCES

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Problems becoming pregnant

If you've been trying unsuccessfully to fall pregnant for a year or more, it's time to see your doctor.

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Fertility tests

There are a number of tests that are available to determine your fertility.

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Male Fertility - cancers and treatments

On this page youll find general information about how different cancer treatments may impact on your fertility

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Sperm health | Healthy Male

Sperm health How important is my health when Im trying for a baby? How does being overweight affect fertility? How does smoking affect fertility? How does drinking alcohol affect fertility? How does age affect fertility? How can STIs affect fertility? How does the use of certain drugs or medications affect fertility? How do environmental and occupational chemicals affect fertility? Resources Resources Fact sheet Sperm health fact sheet Download PDF Booklet Your sperm and how to look after them Download PDF SEE ALL RESOURCES

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Preconception health for men

There are a number of things men can do to improve their fertility. Learn more about pre-conception health to increase your chances of you and your partner falling pregnant.

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