George M Grunert MD, Reproductive Endocrinologist, HFS IVF Program Director

Unhealthy lifestyles have little impact on sperm quality

Unhealthy lifestyles have little impact on sperm quality
Lifestyle advice given by doctors to men diagnosed with infertility should be radically overhauled according to research published June 13. This potentially overturns much of the current advice given to men about how they might improve their fertility and suggests that many common lifestyle risks may not be as important as we previously thought.

Lifestyle advice given by doctors to men diagnosed with infertility should be radically overhauled according to research published June 13.

This potentially overturns much of the current advice given to men about how they might improve their fertility and suggests that many common lifestyle risks may not be as important as we previously thought. Delaying fertility treatment then for these couples so that they can make changes to their lifestyles, for which there is little evidence of effectiveness, is unlikely to improve their chances of a conception and, indeed, might be prejudicial for couples with little time left to lose."

Source: Science Daily

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