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Overweight and obese men show diminished quantity and quality of semen, suggesting that a weight problem might also affect fertility.

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Top 10 men’s health issues

June is Men’s Health Month and all men are encouraged to join the growing movement towards healthy living and wellness.

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There is a wide variation in the types of bacteria that healthy people have in their digestive tracts and elsewhere, suggesting that beneficial communities of microbes come in many different forms.

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