Sunday, March 7, 2021

Study: Reduced sperm counts among men in the United States and Europe

Featured

Joe Biden: “We will never acknowledge Russia’s annexation of Crimea”

US President Joe Biden said: "We will never recognize Russia's annexation of Crimea, and we will stand by Ukraine...

Canada Approves AstraZeneca Vaccine

The Canadian Ministry of Health approved the "AstraZeneca" vaccine for the Coronavirus, which is the third vaccine to be...

Canada: E-Katchehries meant to accord Pak community due respect & recognition

The High Commission for Pakistan in Ottawa along with Consul Generals of Pakistan in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver held...
Robert Frank
Robert Frank
Robert started his career as a freelance content writer. Now, He is the founder of widely-recognized PR Agency. Robert still writes news pieces on various publications.

Two American studies revealed that the number of sperm counts in men is decreasing and getting worse and it is a continuous situation for a long time now, in the United States and Europe at least.

- Advertisement -

The studies, which were unveiled at the Scientific Conference of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) in Denver, indicated that the number of sperms in American and European men and sperm motility – that is, the ability to “swim” for sperm cells – decreased in the past decade, to follow a broader similar approach. Many scientists have observed it over the past few decades.

One of the studies presented at the conference, conducted by the Fertility Center in New Jersey and the Fertility Center in Spain, found that the percentage of about 120,000 patients suffers from male infertility and the number of moving sperms (TMSC) is more than 15 million (sperm counts). They are considered low, according to the Mayo Clinic decreased from 85 percent in 2002-2005 to 79 percent in 2014-2017.

While the percentage of patients whose sperm counts recorded was 0 to 5 million, from 9% to more than 11.5%.

Another study, conducted by researchers at the Icahn College of Medicine in cooperation with California Cryobank and the Association of Reproductive Medicine Partners (ARMP) in New York, compared more than 124,000 samples from 2,600 sperm donors aged 19 to 38 in Los Angeles, Palo Alto, Houston, Boston, Indianapolis, and New York City.

- Advertisement -

The researchers found that the total sperm counts, sperm concentration, and TMSC all decreased over time from 2007 to 2017, except for New York City, where the three parameters remained constant.

Read also: Obama: women are undisputedly better than men

- Advertisement -
Robert Frank
Robert Frank
Robert started his career as a freelance content writer. Now, He is the founder of widely-recognized PR Agency. Robert still writes news pieces on various publications.
- Advertisement -

Latest News

Joe Biden: “We will never acknowledge Russia’s annexation of Crimea”

US President Joe Biden said: "We will never recognize Russia's annexation of Crimea, and we will stand by Ukraine...

Canada Approves AstraZeneca Vaccine

The Canadian Ministry of Health approved the "AstraZeneca" vaccine for the Coronavirus, which is the third vaccine to be given the green light for...

Canada: E-Katchehries meant to accord Pak community due respect & recognition

The High Commission for Pakistan in Ottawa along with Consul Generals of Pakistan in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver held an E-Katchehry with the members...

Equality policy: Global policy makers laud SBP’s effort to advance women’s financial inclusion through Banking

In December 2020, the State Bank of Pakistan launched its consultation process with different national and international stakeholders on its Banking on Equality Policy. A...

Hungary – First country in the European Union to use Chinese Sinopharm vaccine

Hungary began using the Chinese company "Sinopharm" vaccine against the emerging coronavirus, becoming the first country in the European Union to take this step. Hungarian...

Related News