Scientists grow sperm from skin.

Giving infertile Dads a chance to become fathers. From the NZ Herald:

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/lifestyle/news/article.cfm?c_id=6&objectid=10830233

Seeing as we women have had to carry the burden of contraception (apart from the late night condom dash), it’s great to read this:

The breakthrough could also lead to new contraceptives and a “miracle pill” to treat infertility

¬†As a mum of five, I’m inclined to think there is more than enough sperm in the world. But it’s great to think that those who want to be parents and can’t will have a shot at parenting their own genetic offspring.

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