Infertility affects 15 per cent of couples in Canada and male infertility contributes to about half of all cases. Jordy Mecklinger and his wife, Pam Mecklinger, understood those frustrations only too well. By the summer of 2013, excited to start a family but having no luck conceiving, they began the process of medical testing to figure out what was going on. Pam checked out fine but Jordy’s semen provided a surprise. “There were no sperm in the sample,” says Jordy.
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For almost 100 years, Mount Sinai has played a pivotal role in furthering care and research in the realms of women’s and infants’ health. Here are some highlights of the ground-breaking work that’s been carried out.