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Fibs And Facts About Male Infertility


All couples dream of the day they become parents. But in the case of a few couples, the dream is in despair. Infertility rates are now increasing badly. There are so many factors leading to infertility. Both male and female factors can contribute to infertility. A healthy man can produce 1500 sperms per second where women can only produce 300 to 400 eggs in her lifetime. In some men, the rate of sperm production can get low due to many factors like hormonal imbalance, azoospermia, blockages, health issues, lifestyle, diet, lack of exercise, so on.

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General Myths And Facts About Male Infertility

Myth: Age does not affect male fertility.

Fact: Male infertility decreases with age and if conceived lately the baby has an increased chance of autism.

Myth: All sperms are healthy in a healthy male.

Fact: Only 14 per cent of the sperm produced has a normal shape, size, quality and mobility.

Myth: Having sex every day can increase your chance of conception.

Fact: Conceiving is all about timing. You must discuss with a specialist and plan accordingly.

Myth: If the ejaculate looks normal the sperm is also normal.

Fact: Only sperm analysis can conform if your sperms are healthy. Your semen samples will be analysed by the technician and they will report the quality of the sperm.

Myth: Male infertility is genetic.

Fact: Male infertility is not transferred genetically. In some cases, chromosomal conditions like Klinefelters syndrome can affect sperm production.

Myth: For maximum fertility men should avoid wearing briefs and must shift to boxers.

Fact: What kind of underwear you choose to wear has no part to play with infertility. Wear what comforts you.


What Can Men Do To Avoid Infertility?

To protect your fertility, try to avoid known factors that can affect sperm count and quality.

  • Avoid drugs and alcohol.
  • Quit smoking.
  • Maintain a healthy weight.
  • Eat healthy food.
  • Do not stress too much.
  • Avoid overheating the testicles.
  • Avoid exposure to industrial chemicals.
  • Do not sit for a long time.

Our expert specialist at MATHRUTVA FERTILITY CENTER strives to provide quality treatment for all infertility problems.
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