A member asked:

Do frequent hot showers cause permanent damage to sperm and result in infertility? i have been very stressed about this &beentakin hot long showers during covid. if ive been doing this frequently is it permenant infertility? or can it go back2norm?

4 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Theodore Davantzis answered

Specializes in Dentistry

No worries, take your long hot showers. When you're ready to have children, I'm sure you'll rise to the occasion.

Answered 5/8/2021


Dr. Birendra Tandan answered

Specializes in Urology

No hot showers do not cause permanent sperm damage or infertility. Relax and enjoy your showers- sing or listen to music and relax.

Answered 5/7/2021



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