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Men who eat mangoes, avocados have stronger sperm

Men who eat apricots and mangoes have more luck making babies than those who don’t, according to new research that shows certain antioxidants help boost male fertility. Male sperm loaded with antioxidants was more likely to survive the battle to reach a woman’s ovary and...

A New Study Shows Giving Up Alcohol for a Month Can Unlock Lasting Health Benefits

You might consider doing a Dry January—going the entire month without picking up a pint of beer or that whiskey you got as a gift—as a way to detox Opens a New Window. after a couple months of holiday boozing Opens a New Window....

Men who eat lots of fruits and vegetables have less memory loss

Catharine Paddock PhD Fact checked by Jasmin Collier Men who follow a healthful diet could be protecting their brains, according to a new study that tracked a large group of men for more than 2 decades. red and yellow peppers, leafy greens Leafy greens and red and...

Eating nuts regularly could improve sperm count, study suggests.

Men who ate about two handfuls of mixed almonds, hazelnuts and walnuts daily for 14 weeks improved their sperm count and had more viable "swimmers", scientists found. The study comes amid a decline in sperm counts across the Western world, linked to pollution, smoking and...

Health benefits of Coffee you will absolutely love

Do you avoid caffeinated coffee because you’ve heard that they’re bad for you? You may want to reconsider your intentions. Coffee actually has its health benefits. It is loaded with essential nutrients that can improve your health and also make your life fast-paced. Jumia Nigeria, your...

Men with low sperm counts at increased risk of illness, studty suggests

Men with low sperm counts are more likely to have a number of health issues that put them at increased risk of illness, new research suggests. A study of 5,177 men found those with low sperm counts were 20% more likely to have more body...

Potential male birth control pill developed from arrow poison

Women have many options for oral contraceptives that are safe, effective and reversible, but despite decades of research, men have none. Now, scientists report a rat study in ACS’ Journal of Medicinal Chemistry that shows they finally have a good lead for a male...

20 million Nigerians infected with Hepatitis B – SOGHIN

About 20 million Nigerians are chronically infected with Hepatitis B virus due to lack of access to screening and diagnosis, according to the Society for Gastroenterology and Hepatology in Nigeria (SOGHIN). In a communiqué issued at the end of its 10th Annual General Meeting and...

60% alcohol consumption within 48 hours affect sperm cell quality

Dr Sharon Osaide, a Fertility Physician, has said that men that took 60 per cent alcohol within 48 hours were likely to develop abnormal quality of sperm cell. Osaide, who is also a gynecologist with Rose Du Rouge International Initiative and a Volunteer Consultant, told...

Scientists develop app for male fertility testing

Dr. Hadi Shafiee noticed something around his hospital: Men were avoiding the urologist. Urologist colleagues at Brigham and Women's Hospital told him that men were hesitant to come in for fertility tests, because it can be stressful and time consuming. So Shafiee and a team of...