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Sperm (Definition)

This sperm is a reproductive cell from the male that either carries a x or an y chromosome that will fertilize the egg cell from the female in order ...Read more


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Does menthol cigarettes decrease the sperm count?

Probably: As best we know all tobacco use can decrease sperm counts; generally the more usage the bigger the effect. ...Read more

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Does menthol cigarettes kill sperm cells?

Does menthol cigarettes kill sperm cells?

No: They are neither an effective male or female contraceptive, nor in any way good for you. ...Read more

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Does menthol cigeret have any effect on sperm count?

Does menthol cigeret have any effect on sperm count?

Cigarettes: All types of cigarettes (including marijuana) are unhealthy. It is best to shoot for optimum health when having problems conceiving. Stop with the cigarettes! ...Read more

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Do menthol cigarettes affect a males sperm?

Do menthol cigarettes affect a males sperm?

No: Smoking tobacco, while bad for overall health, does not affect sperm quality. Menthol doesn't affect sperm quality ...Read more

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Does the sperm count lower after the first ejeculation?I know the volume lowers but does it effect the count by much? Trying to conceieve.

Does the sperm count lower after the first ejeculation?I know the volume lowers but does it effect the count by much? Trying to conceieve.

Not in the longterm: In general, men continue to produce sperm. When trying to conceive, i recommend 2days abstinence leading up to ovulation, then intercourse every 1-2days during ovulation. The idea here is to optimize not only the number of sperm, but also their quality as well as the quality of the seminal fluid. ...Read more

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Can smoking marijuana affect a males sperm count or fertility?

Can smoking marijuana affect a males sperm count or fertility?

Yes: In men it can lower testosterone hormone levels and can reduce sperm counts and quality - lower motility (swimming ability) and possibly less ability for the sperm to fertilize an egg. Heavy use is probably worse than occasional use, so it's best for him to quit if possible, or cut down if unable to quit. ...Read more

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What decreases sperm count?

What decreases sperm count?

Many: things can contribute to decreased sperm count,but alcohol seams to be one of the most,also as a side effect to certain meds. ...Read more

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Does having weekly 3 beers affect the sperm count.

Does having weekly 3 beers affect the sperm count.

Alcohol: Not sure how much beer you have per occasion - 16 oz, 24 oz or ....? Alcohol is toxic to sperm. In you case I am not sure how much you drink to make you rest assured it won't affect your sperm count. Only when you don't drink complete, you may have complete peace of mind. ...Read more

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Does tegretol lower the sperm count?

Possibly: There have been rare reports of decreased or abnormal spermatogenesis with tegretol. ...Read more

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Does viagra (sildenafil) 100mg 4 times per week has negative effect on sperm count and sperm motility causing asthenoteratospermia?

Does viagra (sildenafil) 100mg 4 times per week has negative effect on sperm count and sperm motility causing asthenoteratospermia?

Abnormal sperm: Absolutely not! viagra (as well as Levitra (vardenafil) and cialas) has no demonstrable impact on spermatogenesis. Get checked for a varicocele by a urologist. Even a small one can have a profound impact on the little critters! ...Read more

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Does vaporized marijuana have the same male fertility affects as smoking it?

Does vaporized marijuana have the same male fertility affects as smoking it?

Yes: Male fertility is affected by thc the psychoactive component of the marijuana. The smoke of marijuana causes lung damage. Thc is felt to affect sperm in several ways including that the sperm swim too fast and "burn out" before reaching the egg, the head of the sperm has abnormal changes, the sperm count is lower. The effect on fertility is due to the thc. ...Read more

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Will quitting smoking help improve my sperm count and chances of conception?

Will quitting smoking help improve my sperm count and chances of conception?

Very likely: Tipically yes, it is absolutely a good thought ! since smoking provenly is one of the most frequent (and obviously one of the most reversible) factors affecting motility, sperm count and possibly even abnormal morphology. It definitely can not hurt, and it is advisable, regardless ! ...Read more

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How many sperm does one drop of sperm liquid (ejaculate) usually contain?

How many sperm does one drop of sperm liquid (ejaculate) usually contain?

6 million sperm: Normal sperm counts are 20 million sperm/ml fluid. A drop of ejaculate is about 1/3 ml. So 1/3 of 20 million is about 6.5 million sperm. Thats certainly enough to do the job! ...Read more

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Can smoking cannabis over the years reduce semen quality?

Can smoking cannabis over the years reduce semen quality?

Yes: Yes, smoking marijuana can reduce semen quality and overall fertility. http://men.webmd.com/news/20031013/smoking-marijuana-lowers-fertility not only can sperm count be reduced, but the sperm's ability to attach to an egg is affected. There are cannabinoid receptors on sperm, which can make them swim abnormally when stimulated by thc. http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/4482.php. ...Read more

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Dr. Michael Opsahl
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Sperm Count (Definition)

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