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Stop Doing These Things If You Want To Have Children. Six Things That Can Cause Low Sperm Count

Sperm is the semen but spermatozoa is cell which contains the characteristics of an individual that fusses with an egg found in a female to form a new born.

Sperm count is one of the most important characteristics in male fertility. The number of spermatozoa in your sperm have a great way of determine if you will give birth to children or not. This is because when sperm is released spermatozoa swims towards the egg and most of the spermatozoa die even before reaching the egg. So if you have a low sperm count then your spermatozoa have lower chance of meeting the egg. The higher your sperm, the higher your chance of being fertile.

According to World Health Organization an average sperm count should be up to 15 million sperms per milliliters.

In semen analysis which is a test for sperm quality to find the underlying cause of male infertility, the following parameters are measured;

Sperm count.

Sperm motility.

Sperm morphology.

Sperm volume.

Sperm fructose level.

Sperm pH level.

These are the endo physiological causes of low sperm count if all the above mentioned are not in their normal levels then low sperm count is inevitable however, the above mentioned is mainly caused by;

Several environmental factors



Here is a comprehensive list of common causes of low sperm count;

Drugs such as cocaine, Heroine, marijuana.

Drinking alcohol.

Extended uses of computers and laptops.

Long-term sitting, such as driving and bicycling for a long time.



Exercise and healthy living can greatly help increase your sperm count.

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