High Risk Factors for Poor Sperm Quality
Advanced paternal age, BMI, and lifestyle factors, are all linked to the fertility problems Episona’s sperm quality test uncovers.
High Risk Categories
Age and lifestyle factors are strongly linked with epigenetic abnormalities in sperm DNA, and an increase in these abnormalities is a sign of poor fertility. Men in the categories below are at higher risk for male infertility.
Epigenetics and Your Fertility
Epigenetics is the study of how external and environmental factors can impact our DNA’s gene expression. Learn more about the science behind our test.
An Epigenetic Sperm Test
The Episona Sperm Test is a new type of sperm quality test which examines epigenetic abnormalities in sperm DNA. The risk factors listed above are associated with an increase in abnormalities.
The amount and location of these abnormalities correlates with male infertility, and your test results will give you new insight into why you are struggling to conceive.
Take Charge of Your Health
and Your Fertility
Smoking cessation, weight loss, taking antioxidants, and other positive changes to your lifestyle can reduce the number of abnormalities in your sperm DNA and improve your fertility.
The Episona Sperm Test gives you better insight into your health and can provide the motivation you need to make positive changes.