Male perspective

Feel like you can't tell your partner everything? Need a place to work things out? Are you looking for answers? Connect with others dealing with male factor infertility here.

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Supporting a Male through female infertility

maleneedinghelp
  • By maleneedinghelp · New reply April 10, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • Hi guys I just wanted to get some insight on how other husbands deal with their wife's infertility, it's something I'm struggling with. I don't really like to share my feelings, I don't do counseling ...

Male "leakage" ??

justasking6350
  • By justasking6350 · New reply January 6, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • Ok........My husband is impotent due to an injury many years ago. He tells me that sometimes when he gets a real bad coughing spell he ejaculates or (maybe leaks heavily is a better description) on himself ...

Vericocle success?

Sirenalley
  • By Sirenalley · New reply November 27, 2013
  • 56 replies
  • Hello- I am looking for stories...especially success stories post-vericocele surgery. DH had surgery last June bc vericocele potentially causing very low everything (count, morph, motility...). Anyone ...

The Center for Male Reproductive Medicine

SouthernCalifornia
  • By SouthernCalifornia · New reply July 10, 2013
  • 3 replies
  • I am currently a patient of Dr. Philip Werthman. He runs The Center for Male Reproductive Medicine in Century City, CA http://malereproduction.com/ . As far as I know he one of the few doctors in the ...

Supporting your husband

ladybug1211
  • By ladybug1211 · New reply July 7, 2013
  • 6 replies
  • My husband and I have been TTC for over a year now and just began our journey with the RE. I am on my second round of Clomid. Last month we really had our hopes up because I was experiencing every pregnancy ...

Men coping with use of donor sperm

jaybird73
  • By jaybird73 · New reply June 27, 2013
  • 6 replies
  • Hello I am 40 years old, I have 3 beautiful kids with my first wife who unfortunately passed away from cancer 4 years ago. Since then I have married an amazing woman who has not had any children of her ...

Nor Cal Urologists - Help!

erinburger
  • By erinburger · New reply May 29, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • I finally got my DH to agree to go to a Urologist after a year+ of knowing he has a ZERO sperm count. He's not happy about going but I think he finally sees how unhappy I am with not knowing or having ...

Good infertility documentaries

KelSav
  • By KelSav · New reply March 31, 2013
  • 8 replies
  • Does anyone out there know any good infertility/ adoption doc's? My love is just starting to want to talk about the options and the emotional impact this is having on him (finally!!). He is not the support ...

Clomid 8 months and vitamins what next?

xxnonamexx
  • By xxnonamexx · Posted March 12, 2013
  • 0 replies
  • I was diagnosed with low sperm and motility July 2012 my Urologist put me on Clomid 50mg. I improved my counts 6 months later but still considered low. I started to take fertilaid, countboost motilityboost ...

Infertility Support Alert: Guys Who Got It Right This Valentine’s Day!

dennyfc
  • By dennyfc · New reply February 14, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • Here is the link for the result of last week's discussion topic and again special thanks to all the wonderful women who shouted out so much love to their DHs...just goes to show that the IF journey is ...

Valentine's Day Love?: What Has Your DH Done Right Lately?

dennyfc
  • By dennyfc · New reply February 14, 2013
  • 16 replies
  • As Valentine's Day approaches, I am hoping to add a blog post based on feedback from women that talks about what their DHs' have done or are doing right these days as they journey through infertility ...

acupuncture and herbs for male infertility in washington DC,Virgina

Mary12
  • By Mary12 · New reply February 14, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • looking for recommendation for an acupuncturist specializing in the male infertility in DC, or Maryland or Virginia ...

Male support groups in LA

ajfboyle
  • By ajfboyle · Posted February 1, 2013
  • 0 replies
  • Does anyone know of a male support group in the Los Angeles/ Westside area ...

Testicular cancer

ara0906
  • By ara0906 · Posted December 27, 2012
  • 0 replies
  • Hello. Just looking for someone with a similar situation as mine and hubby's. hubby was diagnosed with testicular cancer in 2007 at the age of 26. He went through chemo and had one testicle removed. We ...

Need help...please read

karlie101216
  • By karlie101216 · New reply November 19, 2012
  • 7 replies
  • My husband had microtese operation in October at the Cleveland Clinic. We were quoted $7800 for procedure. Just received a $28,000 bill. $7200 for operation and 21,000 for hospital fees. Does this seem ...

my wife and me was interested to have second baby but I am Azoospermia

Ashkan
  • By Ashkan · New reply October 10, 2012
  • 1 reply
  • For my first baby my sperm count was 25 million withmedicine it grew up by 50 million , and now after 7 years we decided to have second child but my test ejaculate shows I am Azoospermia how may it done ...

Help! Looking for Male IF specialist Ohio

pastedsmile
  • By pastedsmile · New reply October 9, 2012
  • 5 replies
  • It seems most clinics specialize in women. Has someone had real success overcoming male IF? Have been to the Clinic and UH without any luck. There is no structural damage, or abnormality. Any suggestions ...

How can a husband support his wife during her IVF cycle?

sakshi1
  • By sakshi1 · New reply September 30, 2012
  • 2 replies
  • The best support for a woman who is going through an IVF cycle is her husband. The IVF journey is exciting and exhausting at the same time. The process is more physically demanding for a woman than for ...

Hope for the Strong Silent Type

RedRobinT
  • By RedRobinT · Posted September 25, 2012
  • 0 replies
  • My husband is the strong silent type. I know he supports me and wants to help me deal with the years of infertility we've gone through (and the continued struggle). But my husband isn't the type of guy ...

Remedies for Male Infertility

Fertilicious
  • By Fertilicious · New reply September 15, 2012
  • 14 replies
  • My husbands sperm count is very low- if it were any lower they would recommend that we go straight to IVF. I guess that is besides the point but I'm looking for natural ways to improve his sperm production ...

Things you can do

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