Only one in seven West Australian men involved in a new study met fertility benchmarks set by the World Health Organisation, researchers have said.
More than 400 WA men aged between 20 and 22 had testicular ultrasounds and sperm samples examined by researchers from the University of Western Australia and Perth’s King Edward Memorial Hospital.
They found 85 per cent of the men failed to reach the World Health Organisation’s criterion for fertility, which measures semen quality and sperm count. Continue reading »
The body of the unknown man was found in the West Midlands city at 11.30pm GMT on Wednesday, the coldest night of the year.
It is understood the body, found in John Bright Street, is that of a 30-year-old man with no fixed address.
Figures compiled by Shelter reveal that 255,000 people across the country are forced to live in hostels and other types of temporary accommodation, or to sleep rough on the streets. Continue reading »