Preparing to conceive – the sperm

A number of studies in several countries have examined the effect of acupuncture treatment on some sperm parameters. In these trials mild electro-acupuncture were applied to the abdomen and the lower legs.

A meta analysis of some of these trials found that motility and count may be improved by acupuncture, but we would like to see larger trials done before definitive conclusions or clinical recommendations can be made.

Lifestyle factors make a big difference to the health of sperm, and the good news is that most of it is under your control. Read More