Dark chocolate for antioxidants Dark chocolate contains an amino acid that has been proven to double sperm and semen volume. Antioxidants are a great weapon against free radicals, nasty little molecules found in pollution and toxins that are linked to male infertility. A couple of squares a day is plenty. It contains two magic elements — allicin, which improves blood flow to his sexual organs and protects sperm from damage, and selenium, an antioxidant that improves sperm motility.
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