Sandstone Diagnostics Reveals Results Of Digital Male Fertility Risk Assessment Algorithm With Men Trying to Conceive

Male reproductive health is facing a global crisis, with recent studies showing that the average sperm count in men of reproductive age has fallen by more than 50% since the early 1970’s and showing no signs of slowing down.


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Sandstone Diagnostics to Compete for Innovators Showcase Award during 11th Annual Minnesota Health Action Group Employer Leadership Summit

Sandstone will showcase its Trak Male Fertility Testing System and Mobile App to more than 200 Minnesota employers, health care experts, and health care companies who will vote to determine the winner of the Summit’s annual Innovators Award.


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Sandstone Diagnostics Announces Military and Veterans Discount Program to Honor Service People

Active, Veteran, Retired, and Reservist U.S. Military Personnel Can Now Receive a 20% Discount on all Trak® Fertility Products to Help Start their Families


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Sandstone Diagnostics Announces FDA 510(k) Clearance and Commercial Launch of Trak® Volume Cup

Now Available in the Trak® Male Fertility Testing System, the Specially-designed Volume Cup Allows Men to Measure Semen Volume and Diagnose Hypospermia at Home


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NIH-funded study to use Trak, a home fertility test for men

“The Trak technology is revolutionizing our research,”


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Trak® Male Fertility Testing System Deployed in NIH-Funded Research Study on Fertility and Pregnancy

Partnership Among Sandstone Diagnostics, Boston University, and Stanford University Will Evaluate Association Between Men’s Sperm Parameters and Fertility in 300 Couples Trying to Conceive


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Check Your Swimmers with this At Home Fertility Test by Trak

“The Trak technology is revolutionizing our research,”


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Sandstone Diagnostics to Showcase Trak™ Fertility Products at HIMSS 2018 Intelligent Health Pavilion™

Sandstone Diagnostics, a digital health company focused on a data-driven approach to men’s reproductive health, will exhibit its award-winning Trak™ Fertility product line at the HIMSS 2018 Intelligent Health Pavilion™, Hall E booth #11657, to be held in Las Vegas from March 5th to 9th, 2018. 


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Can Silicon Valley Get You Pregnant?

the company’s goal is to ensure that when people discuss reproductive health, it includes both genders.


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Episode 055: The One About Fertility

Listen as Digital Health Today host Dan Kendall chats with Greg Sommer of Trak and Lea von Bidder of Ava Science about how their new technologies help couples measure and manage their reproductive health at home.


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Can a DIY fertility test help you plan when to have a baby?

"If you thought infertility was just a female problem, think again. In about half of all cases the male is the factor, says Michael Eisenberg of Stanford University medical centre, California. And just as direct-to-consumer fertility testing for women is on the rise, so too is it for men.


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Sandstone Diagnostics Raises $5.8 Million in Series A1 Financing

Funding will Support Successful Trak™ Male Fertility Testing System


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Sandstone Diagnostics Research Results Reveal Higher Sperm Count Helps “Trying to Conceive” Couples Get Pregnant Faster

In collaboration with researchers at Boston University and Stanford University, the NIH-funded pilot study findings will be presented today at the 2017 American Society for Reproductive Medicine annual meeting 


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Tracking and Improving Male Fertility At Home

This test works! Trak showed 97% accuracy compared with a standard laboratory test.


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Why you should start thinking about your fertility in your 20s — even if you aren’t ready to have kids yet

The reasons behind this decline need more research, but experts at Trak identify men's lifestyles as something that may be contributing to the problem.


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Low Sperm Count is a Major Issue—Here’s What You Can do About It

If you’re struggling to conceive, it’s important to remember that lifestyle factors matter, and that it’s important to consider a male partner’s role in the process.


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Sandstone Diagnostics Releases Fertility Risk Assessment Insights Identifying Threats to Male Reproductive Health

With over 10,000 respondents, the findings gathered through an online Fertility Risk Assessment questionnaire cite factors that may be driving the global decline in sperm counts


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What's Behind the Decline in Sperm Count? Trak studies 10K men for the answer.

What’s behind the decline in sperm counts?

In May 2015, we launched a Male Fertility Risk Assessment tool on our brother website dontcookyourballs.com.


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Trak At Home Male Fertility Testing System Does More Than Just Test Sperm Count

I don't think anyone really wants to go to a doctor's office and jerk off in a closet and the thought of doing it at home and running across town is even more awkward.


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Not Just A Woman’s Problem: At-Home Fertility Testing For Men

Whenever a couple has trouble getting pregnant, it’s typically the woman who heads into the doctor first to get checked out and make sure everything is cycling according to plan. (That’s doctor-approved medical terminology, of course…)


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Trak Named #1 New At-Home Health Test

Men's Health Magazine ranks the top 5 new at-home health tests in the September 2017 issue:


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HPR Interview: Sandstone Diagnostics Home Sperm Count Test Kit

Health Professional Radio interviews Greg Sommer, PhD - Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer at Sandstone Diagnostics.


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Trak fertility tracker, a breakthrough in at home sperm count testing launched

Sandstone Diagnostics has launched Trak, a revolutionary new approach to male fertility that helps men test, learn and try to improve their sperm count over time. 


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Gents Tested: Trak: Male Fertility-At-Home Kit

Researchers found over the past few decades, total sperm count in men from North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand declined by almost 60 percent


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Trouble Getting Pregnant? At-Home Male Fertility Testing Can Tell You Why

When my wife and I decided to start a family, we thought it would happen like magic. One night of romance and – boom! – we’d have a baby on the way, right?


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Sandstone Diagnostics Offers First At-Home Test to Measure Sperm Count

Cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for over-the-counter use, the Trak system is now available for purchase.


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Counting Sperm, Discreetly

Cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for over-the-counter use, the Trak system is now available for purchase.


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Sandstone Diagnostics Announces Programs and Sponsorships Supporting Men’s Health Week 2017

Schedule includes Facebook Live chats with Male Reproductive Health Specialists, co-hosting the Making Dads Fertility Summit, and sponsoring the 4th Annual Drive for Men’s Health


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Want to Make a Baby? These Products Can Help

Do you know how many days out of a woman’s menstrual cycle it’s likely that she’ll get pregnant if she has unprotected sex? And, do you know how soon you should see a doctor if you and your partner have been trying but haven’t conceived?


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Test your sperm count at home with Sandstone Diagnostics’ Trak device

From fertility apps to ovulation tests, the reproductive health market is traditionally geared toward women. But what about the men? Don’t they contribute to infertility cases? They sure do.


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The Tech Blog Writer Podcast: The Trak Male Fertility Testing System – Fitbit for Sperm

From the number of steps we take to the hours we sleep, it’s clear we are obsessed with tracking our bodies’ data. So why not track sperm?


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At-Home Fertility Kit Just for Men a Top Seller on Amazon

A California-based startup says sales of their at-home fertility kit—which is atypically for men only—are “great,” after hitting the market in early January.


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Semen, centrifuges and a personal journey in male fertility

I'd never planned on having a child of my own -- and to be clear, I still don't -- but when two of my best friends started looking for a donor, I jumped on the opportunity.


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13 Things Men Should Be Doing When You’re Trying to Get Pregnant

“The healthier the body, the healthier the sperm,” says Jamin Brahmbhatt, MD, co-director of the PUR Clinic in Clermont, Florida.


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Trak’s at home sperm tracker is a surprisingly good idea

Sitting in a fertility clinic is a nerve-racking experience, and it can get even more awkward for men when they're put on the spot to produce semen samples. Fortunately for them, a new device that started shipping earlier this month can help make part of that process easier and more comfortable. It's a $200 system called Trak


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New Trak® Male Fertility Testing System Empowers Men to Measure, Track and Improve Sperm Count from the Comforts of Home

Innovative Device Represents the Only Comprehensive At-Home Approach to Managing Male Reproductive Health.


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CES 2017: Tech preview of Las Vegas’s biggest launches

Sitting in a fertility clinic is a nerve-racking experience, and it can get even more awkward for men when they're put on the spot to produce semen samples. Fortunately for them, a new device that started shipping earlier this month can help make part of that process easier and more comfortable. It's a $200 system called Trak


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Trak, an At-Home Male Fertility Kit

The Trak male fertility testing system is a battery-powered home centrifuge that spins semen samples to isolate sperm cells and count their number, the main indicator of male fertility. A custom app tracks counts over time.


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Do-it-yourself sperm-counting centrifuge gets FDA approval

It's not just women who are monitoring their reproductive systems using internet-connected gadgets


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Trak is like a Fitbit for Sperm

“Male infertility is a dramatically under-appreciated condition affecting millions of couples every year,” said Greg Sommer, CEO at Sandstone.


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New At-Home Fertility Test Checks Your Guy’s Sperm

Having problems getting pregnant is more common thank you think—one in eight couples will struggle with infertility, according to the National Infertility Association.


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DIY sperm test to hit the market this fall

A semen centrifuge is the newest direct-to-consumer fertility device on the market.


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Portable Centrifuge Lets Men Count Sperm At Home

Sperm counts are falling! That's according to several studies published over the last few decades showing a global decline in male fertility. But before you go and burn your tighty-whities, know that the causes are uncertain and the findings are controversial.


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Sandstone Diagnostics Announces FDA 510(k) Clearance for the Trak® Male Fertility Testing System

This FDA clearance represents a monumental milestone for Sandstone Diagnostics as we prepare to launch Trak as a radically new approach to personal fertility management


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Sandstone Diagnostics gets FDA nod for app-enabled home test for male fertility

Trak's device aims to disrupt the current model for testing male fertility which is viewed by many as awkward and inconvenient. The device received over-the-counter clearance as a Class 2 medical device.


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Sandstone Diagnostics Announces Launch of Men’s Health and Fertility Mobile App at Health 2.0 Fall Conference

Paired with Trak Male Fertility Tracker home test kit, the Trak Sperm Health & Fertility mobile app will create a novel, integrated tool to help couples conceive


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Sandstone Diagnostics Awarded $150,000 Federal Grant to Develop New Medical Technology

Sandstone Diagnostics, a company located in Livermore, was recently awarded a National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant to develop medical instruments that will rapidly determine whether or not patients have been exposed to highly toxic substances.


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Sandstone Diagnostics Awarded $150,000 Federal Grant

Grant will help company develop equipment to quickly diagnose infants with life-threatening infections


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Sandstone Diagnostics Wins Award for ‘Most Innovative New Healthcare Product

Sandstone Diagnostics, Inc. won top honors at the Annual Sierra Nevada Innovation Challenge, taking home the GLOBIE award as the 2013 Most Innovative New Healthcare Product. 


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