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What does fertile and quality sperm look like?

What does fertile and quality sperm look like?

Sperm: Can only be seen and assessed under a microscope, and there are who criteria for grading it. Without a microscope, there is no really 'correct' look for semen. ...Read more

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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My husband wants to try a "natural" fertility supplement, does Fertilsan M work? Any other "supplement suggestions" to enhance sperm quality - thanks

My husband wants to try a "natural" fertility supplement, does Fertilsan M work? Any other "supplement suggestions" to enhance sperm quality - thanks

No: No controlled studies have shown benefits fr. herbals.Male infertility is a complex issue possible cause include hormone imbalance,sperm duct defects,infections,varicocele,ejaculation issues(e.g:retrograde ej),anti-sperm antibodies,using anabolic steroids.Previous operations that block sperm fr. getting in ejaculate can be corrected s'times.See urologist with interest or specialized in infertility ...Read more

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Does daily masturbation affect fertility, quantity and quality of sperm in the ejaculate?

Does daily masturbation affect fertility, quantity and quality of sperm in the ejaculate?

See answer : Though there is likely some degree of variation from one individual to the next, daily or more frequent ejaculation is likely to diminish to some degree the quantity and quality of the sperm and therefore "potentially" the fertility as well. It is generally felt that 48-72 hours is the ideal time interval to maximize sperm and semen quality. If not trying to conceive, frequency is not an issue. ...Read more

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How to increase sperm fertility naturally ?

How to increase sperm fertility naturally
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Improve sperm qual: I agree with others but let me add that there are lifestyle changes that can improve sperm quality. Stop smoking, decrease alcohol, avoid heat situations like hot tubs, saunas and baths; extreme sports can also be a problem. If you are a body builder then no steroids or supplements with androgens (tricky, so read labels carefully). Sperm cycle is 75d, so change takes a while to see results. ...Read more

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What is the process of counting the male sperm for fertility?

What is the process of counting the male sperm for fertility?

Semen Analysis info: The semen analysis is performed on a fresh specimen within 2 hours of collection. Before testing, a period of 2-4 days of abstinence from ejaculation is recommended. The specimen is best collected by masturbation into a sterile container. This is most conveniently performed in the facility provided at the laboratory however collection at home is acceptable if it can be brought in within 1 hr. ...Read more

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What is the process of counting the male sperm for fertility evaluation?

Microscopic eval: After liquifaction of the sperm sample an hour or so after ejaculation, a drop is placed in a small measured volume chamber, and sperm count and motility are measured under the microscope. Multiplying these values by the sperm volume gives a total motile sperm count, the best single measure of sperm quality. Many other measures exist. Automated systems are available for semen analysis. ...Read more

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Fertility (Definition)

Fertility refers to the ability of a woman to conceive a child, or to the ability of a man to ...Read more