Recent research found that after a few weeks of acupuncture treatment there was a significant reduction in structural abnormalities of sperm and increased overall number of normal sperm in a group of men with infertility problems.
About10% of men are infertile, and the male partner is a factor in about 50% of infertile couples. In many cases, the cause of male infertility is unknown, recent research indicate that the average sperm count as reduced by one percent a year for the last fifty years Previous studies of acupuncture and male infertility indicate that acupuncture is an excellent treatment to improve sperm production and sperm quality. Acupuncture can help some men overcome infertility problems by improving the quality of their sperm, according to a recent study. Researchers found five weeks of acupuncture treatment reduced the number of structural abnormalities in sperm and increased the overall number of normal sperm in a group of men with infertility problems. They say the results indicate that acupuncture may complement traditional infertility treatments and help men reach their full reproductive potential.
Abnormal sperm are not uncommon, it is only if the percentage is too high that there is a problem Acupuncture, Chinese herbs and nutritional supplements as well as a few changes in lifestyle can cause a significant and rapid improvement (within three month.
In many cases of unexplained infertility High DNA fragmentation will be the main problem, causing recurrent miscarriage and /or failed IVF cycles. The DNA fragmentation falls in two categories: Single -Strand DNA Damage that can be repaired, and double strand DNA Damage cannot be repaired. The use of acupuncture combined with specific supplement can cause a rapid improvement
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