Potential Downsides of DHEA Supplementation: Why take the Risk?

 Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), is steroid hormone produced by the adrenal glands and ovary. It is involved in producing the male hormones, androstenedione testosterone and also estrogen. DHEA blood levels tend to decline naturally with age.

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Ectopic (Tubal) Pregnancy and IVF

Approximately 1 out of every 100 embryos will implant and grow outside of the uterine cavity, almost always in a fallopian tube. This is defined as an ectopic pregnancy. Infrequently, an ectopic pregnancy attaches to an ovary or to one … Read more

Varicocele and Male Infertility

What is a varicocele? The testicles are housed in the scrotum, a skin-covered sac that houses the two testicles as well as blood vessels that deliver blood to these glands, nerves, and lymphatics. An abnormality of the plexus of veins Read more