Mobile phones are ‘cooking’ men’s sperm

phone_in_pocket__3579981bFrom The Telegraph comes this alarming, but not surprising article.

Fertility experts are warning man that using a mobile for as little as an hour a day is “cooking sperm” and lowering level significantly.

The new study shows that having a mobile phone close to the testicles – or within a foot or two of the body – can lower sperm levels so much that conceiving could be difficult.

The findings have led to a leading British fertility expert to advise men to stop being addicted to mobile phones.

The study – by highly respected specialists – found that sperm levels of men who kept their phones in their pocket during the day were seriously affected in 47 per cent of cases compare to just 11 per cent in the general population.

Read the entire article here.

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