Infertility can be a man's problem too

Rising male infertility rates here mirror the global phenomenon of declining sperm quality, say doctors

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When Don (not his real name) found out the reason he and his wife could not conceive after trying for 11/2 years, he was devastated.

The 40-year-old was diagnosed as having a low sperm count after the couple had fertility checks done at a hospital about four years ago.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on January 13, 2019, with the headline Infertility can be a man's problem too. Subscribe