From Textiles to Testes: How a Dutch Fabric Merchant Discovered Sperm

Posted October 24, 2014 by Cynthia

We can thank Dutch textile merchant Antonie van Leeuwenhoek (1623-1732) for being interested enough in lens-making to kick-start the novel discipline of microscopy. Leeuwenhoek was not a trained scientist, but he had a passion for lenses, presumably so that he could closely examine the various fabrics he was buying and selling.

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“Young Man, Is that a Cell Phone in your Pocket?”

Posted September 19, 2014 by Cynthia

Baudy film actress Mae West was famously quoted as asking a police officer, Is that a gun in your pocket, or are you just happy to see me?

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How Do I Increase My Sperm Count?

Posted June 5, 2014 by Cynthia

Whether you are ready to start your own family or you have decided to become a paid sperm donor, you might want to know what you can do to boost your sperm count. You may not realize that for infertile couples, the partner with a fertility problem is just as likely to be the male partner as the female partner.13848268535_f7d32dafac_m Fortunately, there are many possible techniques available for infertile couples to achieve pregnancy, even in the face of very low sperm counts.

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