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7 reasons why the sperm count is low

A low sperm count can be caused due to health as well as lifestyle factors that you can control.
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The “manosphere” is in an uproar over the news of the decrease in the number of sperm in men all over the world. A ground-breaking study published in the journal Human Reproduction Update in 2017 and discovered that sperm count dropped by more than half over the past four decades of data.

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There is no reason to be freaked out, if you’re trying to conceive (TTC), whether you are a man or a woman. A low sperm count can be caused due to health as well as lifestyle factors that you can control. Young men who can take better care of their health and often the sperm count to rise. And other factors also play a role in the, assisted reproductive technology (ART) can help a couple with male factor infertility to have a child.

1) Obesity,

Low sperm count is associated with increased body fat and a higher BMI (body mass index)
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Nearly 3 out of 4 people in the u.s. are overweight or obese. Low sperm count is associated with increased body fat and a higher BMI (body mass index). Being overweight also lowers testosterone levels, reducing sperm production. It’s not easy to lose weight, but losing weight and reducing waist size will help to increase his fertility as well.

2) Type 2 Diabetes

The loss of weight and management of diabetes can improve the testosterone levels.
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Type 2 diabetes, which are often caused by being overweight or obese is also associated with reduced testosterone level and male infertility. The loss of weight and management of diabetes can improve the testosterone levels.

3) Smoke it

Smoking cigarettes has been proven to decrease fertility in men.
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Smoking cigarettes has been proven to decrease fertility in men. It will affect the amount of sperm, the sperm count and the motility of the sperm, and the opportunity to swim in the sea. Smoking also makes the ART, such as IVF treatment to be less successful. So, if you are TTC and he is smoking, he needs to be stopped.

4) Alcohol

Binge drinking can lead to impotence, and the impact on the quality of the sperm.
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Chronic alcohol abuse has been linked to male infertility. What does that mean, exactly? Binge drinking can lead to impotence, and the impact on the quality of the sperm. In a recent study of young men in Denmark found that heavy drinkers had a 33 percent lower sperm count and 51% less “normal” sperm than young men who are up to five servings of alcoholic drinks a week.

(5) The Use Of The Drug

The use of opiates, such as oxycodone and fentanyl have an influence on the hormonal balance and can lead to DNA-related problems.
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If you want to have a baby, it is time for both parties to give the party. About 33 percent of chronic smoking, the pot is going to have a low sperm count. The use of opiates, such as oxycodone and fentanyl have an influence on the hormonal balance and can lead to DNA-related problems. Also, the use of anabolic-androgenic steroids for body building will be less spermicide has dramatically. The good news is, if he can stop his sperm count to recover.

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(6) Hot tubs and Saunas

If he will stay out of the hot tub for a couple of weeks, it will usually bounce back.
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A man’s testicles need to remain cooler than the rest of the body in order for the production of sperm. This is the main reason as to why they hang out in the scrotum rather than in the body cavity. When it is hot, in a hot tub, a Jacuzzi or a sauna, the sperm goes down. If he will stay out of the hot tub for a couple of weeks, it will usually bounce back.

7) What united states. Pants

This is an easy fix!
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After decades of controversy and conflicting studies, a new study found that men who wear boxers have a higher sperm count than those who wear tight pants. Boxer wearers also have lower levels of FSH, follicle stimulating hormone, resulting in a healthier environment for sperm. It’s an easy fix!

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If you are having trouble conceiving and for your partner is diagnosed with male factor infertility, there are treatments that can help, in addition to lifestyle factors. ICSI in combination with IVF treatment sperm being injected into an egg, and fertilize it, so that the sperm quantity is less and less of an impact on your ability to get pregnant. If you are under the age of 35 and have TTC without success for one year, to under 38 and trying for 6 months, or 38 to 40, and try it for 3 months, it might be time to get to a reproductive endocrinologist.

Barry Witt, M. D., is the Medical Director of the WINFertilty, and the Greenwich Fertility. He is a board-certified reproductive endocrinologist who has been in the provision of reproductive health care for more than 25 years of age.

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