Please note that the Wellnation Clinics are now closed for semester break and will re-open on Monday August 5th You are still welcome to pre-book an appointment online, or call us on to discuss your needs. In males, infertility is estimated to be present at a rate of around seven percent and may be a factor in up to fifty percent of infertile couples. Western medicine has little to offer men in the treatment of most male fertility disorders, particularly where substandard sperm is the issue. The Liver regulates the movement and volume of blood, circulates the Qi to prevent obstructions and controls the sinews including the penis. The Spleen is the root of the acquired Qi and through its transforming and transporting function contributes to the development of blood Yin and Yang which are necessary for reproductive processes to occur. Sperm is probably most closely connected with the Kidney Jing.
Boosting Male Fertility with TCM
Effects of Chinese herbal medicine on sperm motility and fluorescence spectra parameters.
Her area of expertise is health and fitness. She is a Bosu fitness and stand-up paddle surfing instructor. Kent holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from Washington State University. One cause of male infertility is a low sperm count. Usually inability to father a child is the only sign of a low sperm count, but if the decreased count is caused by a hormonal issue there can be other symptoms, including sexual function problems, according to the Mayo Clinic. An underlying state of poor health, stress or anxiety can contribute to low sperm count.
[Treatment of traditional Chinese medicine for idiopathic male infertility].
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