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Do antioxidants improve sperm quality?

By Dra. Jana Bechthold.
Last Update: 05/25/2021

Antioxidants can decrease oxidative stress and thus help to improve sperm quality.

Oxidative stress can affect sperm quality, both by damaging sperm motility and by fragmenting DNA, whereby the genetic alteration can be passed on to the embryo. The most important thing to improve sperm quality is to have a healthy lifestyle.

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Dra. Jana Bechthold
Dra. Jana Bechthold
Gynaecologist
Dr. Jana Bechthold has a medical degree from the Medical University of Innsbruck. In addition, she has a course in psychosomatic medicine in primary care, a basic course in palliative medicine and an advanced course in assisted reproduction given by the IVI group.
Medical school number: 282874616
Gynaecologist. Dr. Jana Bechthold has a medical degree from the Medical University of Innsbruck. In addition, she has a course in psychosomatic medicine in primary care, a basic course in palliative medicine and an advanced course in assisted reproduction given by the IVI group. Medical school number: 282874616.