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08 November 2010

Laptops cooking your testicles

Sitting with a computer on your lap will crank up the temperature of your nether regions, and even one degree increase in temperature is enough to damage sperm.

Sitting with a computer on your lap will crank up the temperature of your nether regions, which could affect sperm quality.

"Millions and millions of men are using laptops now, especially those in the reproductive age range," said Dr Yefim Sheynkin, an urologist at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, who led the new study.

 
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