Updated: Jul 15
Male fertility factors play a role in 45% of infertility cases in the U.S. each year. 80% of those cases are attributable to issues with sperm and semen quality, which are often effectively treated using a combination of diet, lifestyle and nutrient interventions.
Dr. Leah Gordon is a naturopathic and functional medicine doctor who specializes in root-cause women’s hormonal health, low libido, preconception, and fertility care. She is the owner of Womanhood Wellness and Tribe Medicine, she is a founding medical advisor for Needed, a pregnancy-focused nutrition company, and a passionate speaker and educator. Dr. Leah is also a mama-to-be, after navigating infertility with her husband for almost 7 years.
Dr. Leah is committed to guiding, educating, and inspiring women along their womanhood journeys so that they can be the best version of themselves, and they can cause a ripple effect of healing for their children, future children, families, and communities. Because she practices fertility medicine, men have become a major focus of her practice as well.
In our chat about male fertility and we covered the following topics:
1:00 How common are male fertility issues?
4:00 What are the factors involved in male fertility?
7:00 What do we know about natural interventions for male fertility and their success rates?
12:00 Lifestyle Medicine in Fertility Sleep Stress Testosterone Fat
15:00 Nutrition for Fertility
20:00 Oxidative Stress What does it mean and what can we do about it?
21:00 Semen Analysis Comprehensive profile What morphology, motility, count and DNA fragmentation mean for you and your fertility.
25:00 Herbs & Nutrients for Improving Semen Markers:
26:00 Should You Do a Sperm Analysis at Home?
30:00 Fertility is a Reflection of Whole Person Health
31:00 How a Doctor Can Help You With This
Dr. Leah and I both have solutions for folks who are looking to optimize their feriltity.
To learn more about Dr. Leah and her programs, visit www.drleahgordon.com or www.instagram.com/drleahgordon/ . You can also Get the Mood Medicine Course for a discount for a limited time using your code DrKate!
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