The role of acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine in male fertility is beneficial as it may help the quality of the sperm and reduces sperm abnormalities (motility and shape). Over the past decade, male infertility has been known to be responsible for couples with difficulty in conceiving. According to a study, there was 87% of sperm rejected from the sperm bank, meaning only 13% accepted due to the low quality of sperm.
Dr Christine Cui has a special interest in male fertility problems and worked in conjunction with western medicine treatments. (Source: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26333228)(Source: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/1471613/)
The way acupuncture may support infertility treatments which includes the following:
Managing stress level
Acupuncture may reduce men's stress levels by stimulating the part of the body that is affected. This includes balancing neuron cells in the brain as well as reproductive organs.
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