This podcast is all about sperm. That’s as a result of I’m speaking with Khaled Kteily about male fertility.

The rationale I assumed this is able to make a great subject is it’s a side of well being I haven’t actually touched on earlier than and male fertility isn’t one thing many individuals discuss. And what higher particular person to talk about male fertility than the CEO of Legacy, a Harvard-backed firm that provides at-home sperm testing, cryostorage (freezing your little swimmers for future use), and academic assets to assist males perceive and shield their fertility.

On this episode, Khaled and I chat about how fertility is altering (and doable explanation why male fertility is on the decline), why it issues, what you are able to do to enhance your fertility, how household planning is altering, what conception would possibly appear to be sooner or later, and extra.

And even in case you’ve already had youngsters (like me) or don’t plan on having youngsters, this podcast is price a pay attention since you most likely know somebody who’s attempting to have youngsters or needs to have youngsters sooner or later. Not solely is your fertility an essential biomarker for general well being, however contemplating how frequent fertility issues are today, it may very well be affecting somebody you care about. 

So, if you wish to be taught all about male fertility and whether or not it’s best to think about testing and freezing your sperm, positively take a look at this podcast! 

Timestamps:

12:46 – How and why are ideas about fertility altering?

16:17 – How is fertility measured?

17:49 – What components are inflicting a lower in male fertility?                     

22:45 – Do cell telephones and radiation have an effect on our sperm?                       

26:05 – How can folks cut back publicity to dangerous chemical compounds?                        

27:50 – What are you able to do to make your physique extra resilient to unfavourable results?              

30:14 – What function does meat consuming play in fertility?                                    

31:38 – Household planning

38:21 – Does utilizing youthful eggs and sperm cut back the possibilities of issues going mistaken?       

41:35 – What’s the perfect age to check and freeze your sperm?                

42:26 – Are there dangers related to IVF?              

43:53 – Why do you assume IVF can be most popular?                                  

52:27 – The place can folks discover you on-line?                             

53:33 – Do you have to take a look at your sperm even in case you’re not going to freeze your sperm?         

Talked about on the Present:

Legacy

Legacy’s Instagram

Books by Mike Matthews

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