View Full Version : Infertility only a phone call away

10-25-2006, 11:35 PM

Cell phones tied to male sterility?
Critics say it's used near wrong part of body to cause such harm

Men might want to think twice about keeping that cell phone close at hand. A study links cell phone use and lower fertility in men.
The more they yakked on a cell phone each day, the lower their fertility -- including a 40 percent drop in sperm production for those who talk on a cell phone more than four hours a day -- though just why isn't clear.
Maybe it's the electromagnetic radiation the devices emit or the heat they generate...