The forgotten men: rising rates of male infertility urgently require new approaches for its prevention, diagnosis and treatment

Vardit Ravitsky, Sarah Kimmins Biology of Reproduction, Volume 101, Issue 5, November 2019, Pages 872–874, https://doi.org/10.1093/biolre/ioz161 Published: 20 August 2019   Over the past 40 years, sperm counts worldwide have halved and sperm quality has declined alarmingly with 1 in 20 men currently facing reduced fertility [1]. Potential causes of this male fertility crisis include exposure to environmental endocrine […]

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Drug Rehab Resources

We recommend these resources to all of our members coping with substance abuse. The loss of a baby takes an enormous toll on the family, especially the mother. Often times, the grief and stress can lead to substance abuse. We are working to bring awareness to this issue and to be a resources for families […]

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The Pornification of Sex-Ed

As Quebec and Ontario grapple with the formation of their sex education curricula, some activists have noticed how pornography has permeated culture—including sex-ed. Culture Reframed, a free online parent program, seeks to build resilience and resistance in children and adolescents to hypersexualized media and porn. DEBORAH RANKIN April 11, 2019 From: https://www.convivium.ca/articles/the-pornification-of-sex-ed

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Popping Pills

Birth control pills have side effects — they should be prescribed less, not made available over the counter By Andrea Mrozek, Citizen Special September 6, 2010 Welcome to the world of Do It Yourself Doctoring. Recent reports indicate that the birth control pill may become available in the United States without a prescription. Proponents will […]

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