A new male contraceptive injection is close to have clinical trials in humans after being found to be reversible in the laboratory and have minimal side effects.
After the success of Vasalgel in monkey trials it aims to start human clinical trials next year. In order for it to have a chance of replacing the traditional surgical method of vasectomy, the researchers will need to show that the procedure is reversible.
Scientific leaps in medical research and development would finally give men the reversible birth control options without risking permanent infertility brought about traditional vasectomies.
Nala delivered three white lion cubs in South Africa's Drankenstein Lion Park, although her mate Brutus had a vasectomy three years ago.
The organizers of global Vasectomy-athon reportedly will sterilize thousands of men around the world to encourage family planning and lift the resistance from the procedure
A new study found that men who underwent a vasectomy were more likely to develop aggressive prostate cancer.