We respect your privacy. You wouldn't think there'd be a lot to learn about underwear — wear it, change it, wash it, repeat — but there's actually more than most men think. And whether guys choose boxers, briefs, or live to go commando, chances are, underwear rarely gets a second thought. For starters, April Masini, a relationship advice expert and columnist, seconds the commandment that underwear dos include throwing out the old. Throw it out. Once a month throw out any underwear that is unpresentable.
The theory is that if underpants hold your scrotum close to your body, it makes your testicles too warm, creating a hostile environment for sperm production. But any impact your underwear has on your semen is not enough to affect your ability to conceive a child, suggests a new study from the National Institutes of Health. The researchers looked at 35 aspects of sperm quality for men who wanted to conceive a child.
The boxers vs. The long-and-short of it: If you want to have children, the answer is boxers ; if you want to keep a partner around to sire children with, the answer is boxer briefs. But what if we just ditched the underwear altogether? According to Dr.