Hmm: Cell phones ‘cooking’ sperm

Hmm: Cell phones ‘cooking’ sperm

[Ed. – Or, as the Telegraph helpfully specifies, cooking men‘s sperm.  I guess I might be confused about that if I ever saw a Brahma bull walking around with a cell phone.]

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. …

Even keeping the phone on a bedside table appears to raise lower sperm cell counts.

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