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The Price Of Black Life: A Response To Sperm Bank Lawsuit Over Black Baby

Janessa E. Robinson | Posted 12.03.2014 | Black Voices
Janessa E. Robinson

Perhaps only cognitive dissonance could possibly define the couple's "deep love" for their daughter while simultaneously objecting to an essential part of her existence, her Blackness.

Scientists Find Surprising Link Between Handsomeness, Semen Quality

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 09.08.2014 | Science

Sure, he looks good. But how about his sperm? That might not be such a ridiculous-sounding question, now that a new study has identified a link be...

Soda Warning: May Be Hazardous to Your Sperm

Jeff Ritterman, MD | Posted 08.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Jeff Ritterman, MD

Spread the word! Soda rots our teeth, makes us fat, fattens our livers, blocks our arteries, and raises our blood pressure. It may also interfere with our fertility.

Everyday Chemicals Just May Damage Sperm Cells, Study Shows

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 05.12.2014 | Science

New research suggests that so-called endocrine-disrupting chemicals in many foods and household items put the whammy on human sperm cells, potentially...

10 Crazy Facts You Never Knew About Sperm

YourTango.com | Posted 02.24.2014 | Weird News
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When it comes to sperm, are you all up on your swimmers-knowledge? There's a lot to know about those little guys. Here are just ten of the many wild f...

Sperm Come Out of the Closet

Francis Levy | Posted 04.21.2014 | Comedy
Francis Levy

If you go on porn sites one of the most popular forms of sex these days is the facial. It doesn't refer to a cosmetic treatment in which the face is...

LOOK: Nine Things You Probably Never Knew About Sperm

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.25.2013 | Science

How much do you know about sperm cells? You know guys make a lot of them--but how many? You know they're small--but how small? You know sperm cells sw...

Dirty French Cows

Carl Pettit | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Carl Pettit

All I wanted is to have muesli on occasion and not picture white pus dripping into my cereal bowl, or have to worry about shopping for a bra because of my breakfast choice.

Occupation: Sperm Donor

David Macaray | Posted 10.14.2013 | Comedy
David Macaray

There's a growing number of women out there who are looking for accomplished men to father their children. This is nothing to be embarrassed or ashamed of. After all, which would you rather be the mother of -- a certified genius or gifted athlete, or a fry cook?

What This Mother Has Lived To Regret

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 09.06.2013 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

My father told us daily, 'Children are to be seen and not heard.' So, when I had children I determined that they would be allowed to have minds of their own, and I let them know that their thoughts, opinions and ideas mattered. And then, I lived to regret it.

Semen: Nature's Superfood

Posted 06.07.2013 | Weird News

How's this for your protein shake: fructose sugar, water, ascorbic acid, citric acid, enzymes, protein, zinc and more. Those are nutrients found in hu...

Dare to Be 100: Why Do Women Outlive Men?

Walter M. Bortz II, M.D. | Posted 07.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Walter M. Bortz II, M.D.

Paradoxically, despite the fact that fewer males live into old age, the ones who do seem healthier and more robust than the ladies. Why?

Sperm Count Linked To TV-Watching

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.06.2013 | Science

A few years ago, we learned that too much TV might kill you sooner. Now, a new Harvard study is telling us excessive TV-watching could slash men's spe...

For Fertility, Length Matters

Posted 12.17.2012 | Women

By: Katharine Gammon, LiveScience Contributor Published: 12/16/2012 10:16 AM EST on LiveScience Most fertility research has focused on the size...

French Men Not Producing As Much Sperm As They Used To

Reuters | Posted 02.04.2013 | World

By Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) - When it comes to sperm counts, French men aren't what they used to be, according to a new study....

11 Surprising Sperm Zappers

Posted 09.20.2013 | Healthy Living

If you're a man trying to impregnate someone, you may know it's best to stop smoking, get your laptop up off your balls and give your sperm plenty of ...

A Trip to the Sperm Bank

Julian Tepper | Posted 01.21.2013 | Books
Julian Tepper

To our Bankers, please keep in mind that it is only legal to store sperm for up to forty years in New York State. Thank you, the NYCC. Henry's palms became wet with perspiration. Who could think so far ahead about reproduction?

Sperm Banks Sound Alarm Over Semen Quality

Posted 08.29.2012 | Science

By: Katharine Gammon, LiveScience Contributor Published: 08/28/2012 01:20 PM EDT on LiveScience Global baby making seems at no want for a polish, ...

Jason Linkins

Women Should Vote For Mitt Romney Because Of His Superior Bodily Fluids, According To National Review

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.22.2012 | Politics

I'm sort of gratified that someone has finally had the courage to argue for Mitt Romney's election based on theories culled from "Doctor Strangelove" ...

The Weirdest, Funniest Commercials Of All Time

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 08.16.2012 | Business

Some commercials are funny, some informative. Then there are those just plain weird ones. Of course, certain products are so strange it'd be hard ...

Infertility Causes Could Be Explained By Sperm Sequencing

| Posted 07.20.2012 | Women

By Katherine Harmon  | July 19, 2012 | Less than a decade after the first full human genome was mapped, technology has arrived to decode the f...

LOOK: Gorgeous Film Captures Rare Sea Flower Event

Posted 06.03.2012 | Miami

Isabella Rossellini and IFC may have highlighted the delightfully quirky mating habits of everything from dragonflies to snakes, but a local art/scien...

PENIS! Now That We've Got Your Attention: Fun Facts About The Phallus

Oddee.com | Posted 05.08.2012 | Weird News

Size doesn't matter -- shoe size, that is. There's no correlation between the size of a man's foot (or finger, or nose) and the size of his penis. ...

How to Tame Wild Sperm

Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH | Posted 06.30.2012 | Science
Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH

I whacked sperm the other day. In a scientific sort of way. I was in an embryology lab using a microscope to spot them and a skinny pipette to bop them on their heads. My job: to stop a few sperm in their tracks as if I were a real embryologist capturing one and cramming it into an egg.

Sperm Semantics

Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH | Posted 04.29.2012 | Women
Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH

It's time to evaluate the reproductive vocabulary list and think twice about our word choices and the messages we are trying to portray.