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10 Things That Causes Infertility In Men

Over time, the rate of infertility among the men has been rising at a big rate as time course. This infertility has a great effect not only to a community but also the entire world in future as the population might end up coming down. Now, let's look at the 10 things that always makes a man to be infertile.

1. Age: According to health experts, the rate of infertility increases with the age of a man. This is because the quality and quantity of man's semen lowers with age.

2. Sexually transmitted infections: sexuality transmitted infections compromises the semen production and it's quality.

3. Undescended testicles: Where one or both testes fail to descend from the abdomen into the scrotum at birth. Men who have had this condition are more susceptible to infertility.

4. Smoking: According to research, excessive smoking and intake of drug substance causes infertility among the men as it affects their reproduction organs.

5. Excessive Weight: According to research, weight causes hormonal disturbance as well as raising the body temperatures which is not friendly to semen survival.

6. Genetic Abnormalities: these are inherited traits from a family member expecially the parents. Some of these Abnormalities can cause infertility.

7. medication: Some antibiotics, such as penicillin and tetracycline have been shown to suppress sperm production.

8. Diet: Lack of balence diet food among the men can cause infertility as some food are neccesary for the semen production and it's quality.

9. profession:  Men whose jobs involve regular contact with environmental toxins or poisons such as pesticides, insecticides, lead, radiation, or heavy metals are at a higher risk of infertility.

10. Hormone problems: These are problems related to hormones. Some of these problems can bring about the infertility among the men.

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