Every year, half a million men in the United States get a vasectomy (1). This number is expected to increase as the stigma surrounding the procedure fades. Understandably, most men focus on the physical effects of getting a vasectomy; ‘ how painful is a vasectomy?’ ‘ How long is the post-recovery period?’ ‘will getting a [...]
All surgeries, invasive or non-invasive, carry certain risks. Vasectomies also have some risks, some of which can be prevented by preparing for the procedure and how well you take care of yourself during recovery. These Are the Vasectomy Guidelines Before and After the Surgery The Week Before the Surgery: Talk to your doctor about the [...]
Over 500,000 men in the United States are opting for vasectomies annually (1). Out of this number, some 2-6% change their minds for many reasons. Natural causes like unhealthy sperm are a cause of failed procedures. Others like scar tissue and blockages are due to tissue reaction to vasectomy or vasovasostomy procedures. One of the [...]
A vasectomy only eliminates the possibility of the sperm passing through with the ejaculate fluid. The absence of sperm in the semen is not seen by merely looking at it. You or your partner cannot tell the difference. After a vasectomy procedure, your testicles can still produce sperm. The body though absorbs it instead of [...]
You may have probably found yourself thinking about getting more children after you’ve had a vasectomy. Some of the most common questions that most people in such a position have asked themselves often revolve around their options when the time comes to conceive. You might be torn in between a reverse vasectomy and an IVF [...]
Vasectomy is an effective male birth control method. There are a few things you should consider before making this decision. Read on for more information.
There are different vasectomy procedure types today through which a patient may benefit. Read more about them here.
No scalpel vasectomy is an alternative to traditional vasectomy, here is all you need to know about it.
One of the most echoed concerns of men considering a vasectomy is the chance of failure. Here’s how common vasectomy failures are.
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