Want to boost your sperm quality? Try tomato puree 

A compound found in tomatoes could help tackle fertility problems in men, scientists say. A dietary supplement containing lycopene - a pigment that gives tomatoes their red colour - has been shown to boost overall sperm quality with improvements to their size and shape and swimming capabilities

Want to boost your sperm quality? Try tomato puree Healthy men who took the equivalent of two tablespoons of (concentrated) tomato puree a day as a supplement were found to have better quality sperm. Male infertility affects up to half of the couples who cannot conceive. Fertility experts said more studies were needed involving men known to have fertility problems. National Health Service (NHS) […]

Know about the top 6 foods which can help maintain vaginal health

Not a lot of women know that there are certain foods for one’s vaginal health. Read this article to learn how you can keep everything down there healthy

Know about the top 6 foods which can help maintain vaginal healthThere are certain foods to keep each part of our body healthy, including that of a woman’s vagina. The truth is that women struggle with vaginal health for a number of reasons, one of which is the lack of awareness as to the practices they needed to follow. Moreover, the majority of the women are […]

Men who consume junk food at a higher risk of low sperm count, male infertility

Burgers, fries, pizza and high energy drinks impact testicular function in young men, new research suggests. Specifically, the sperm counts for men who typically eat "Western" meals of high-fat foods were 25.6 million lower, on average, than the counts of men noshing on fish, chicken, fruits, vegetables and other more "prudent" foods, a new Harvard study found

Men who consume junk food at a higher risk of low sperm count, male infertilityA new study found that western diets were associated with low sperm count. The findings support prior research indicating that a healthy diet leads to healthy sperm. However, claims that the damage is permanent isn’t proven. According to some reports, eating junk food in adolescence could irreversibly damage sperm. Here’s why you’re reading the alarmist […]

A man from the UK almost loses penis after ‘bigger than usual erection’

A 41-year-old man from the United Kingdom developed a condition that caused a painful and ‘bigger than a usual erection’ that almost damaged his penis

A man from the UK almost loses penis after ‘bigger than usual erection’A man from the United Kingdom suffered from a condition that gave him a ‘bigger than a usual erection.’ But the patient said it was an ‘embarrassing’ moment as he felt extreme pain and almost lost his penis. Elliott Rossiter, of Bristol, England, said he did not experience any sexual encounter or arousal before the […]

World first-ever museum dedicated to vaginas soon to open in the UK

The first museum in the world dedicated solely to the vagina will open in London in November, after a crowdfunding campaign raised almost £50,000 (about $62,000). The Vagina Museum will educate visitors about vulvas and vaginas while challenging the prevailing stigma surrounding them

World first-ever museum dedicated to vaginas soon to open in the UKLondon already has the British Museum, but it’s about to get another hallowed cultural institution — The Vagina Museum. The new exhibit hall, which is the first in the world dedicated to women’s genitalia, is set to open in a temporary space in the UK capital on Nov. 16 with an exhibition called “Muff Busters: […]

Are women more likely to lose interest in sex?

Sex plays an important role in strengthening a relationship, if both partners are equally involved in it. Sex plays an essential part in a relationship. But a study done by British Sexual Attitudes suggests that women are more likely to lose interest in sex than men

Are women more likely to lose interest in sex?The study reveals that poor health and lack of emotional closeness have been observed to be affecting the desire of sex in men and women. The attitude of looking at sex only for procreation also results in lack of interest in it. These findings are published after interviewing nearly about 5,000 men and 6,700 women. […]

Understanding Herpes Simplex Virus along with its symptoms and risk factors

Dr Smriti Naswa Singh, a Consultant Dermatologist & Cosmetic Dermatologist, Fortis Hospital, Mulund, shares her insights about the Herpes Virus and how one can prevent it from happening

Understanding Herpes Simplex Virus along with its symptoms and risk factorsHerpes is a viral contagion caused by the Herpes Simplex Virus. Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV)-1 and Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) -2 are the two types of virus that cause this infection. While HSV-1 is common and results in sores near the mouth, HSV-2 infection results in sores near the genital and rectal areas. HSV-1 is […]

Want to prevent erectile dysfunction? Have watermelon juice

Although watermelon may not be as organ-specific as Viagra, it can give Viagra-like effects without the drug’s side effects. This may be good news for men who cannot safely take erectile dysfunction medications if they have heart problems, high or low blood pressure, a history of stroke, eye problems, severe liver disease and, kidney disease

Want to prevent erectile dysfunction? Have watermelon juiceThe advent of Viagra and other erectile dysfunction (ED) treatments revolutionized the world of sexual medicine. No longer did men with certain medical conditions or age-related ED have to resign themselves to unsatisfying sex lives. However, ED drugs do not work for every man. Some men experience side effects, while the drug is unsuitable for […]

‘NESTS’ to help youths to solve sexuality and relationship-related problems

A Pune-based charitable trust has come up with an initiative for the youth. They are providing a platform for the youths to come forward and discuss their sexuality and relationship related problems with the experts, and avail their help

‘NESTS’ to help youths to solve sexuality and relationship-related problemsPrayas Health Group, a Pune-based charitable trust that is working on different health issues, has come up with a unique initiative for the youths in the city. Sexuality and relationship related issues are hardly talked with anybody in society. When the majority of the youths are exploring sexuality-related things, they are also encountering many mental […]

There is no ‘gay gene,’ finds major study

There’s no such thing as a single ‘gay gene’ that drives a person’s sexual behaviour, concludes the largest genetic study ever conducted on the issue

There is no ‘gay gene,’ finds major studyInstead, a person’s attraction to those of the same sex is shaped by a complex mix of genetic and environmental influences, similar to what’s seen in most other human traits, researchers report. “This is a natural and normal part of variation in our species,” said researcher Ben Neale, director of genetics with the Stanley Center […]
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