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How Insecticide Exposure Drops Sperm Concentration?
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How Insecticide Exposure Drops Sperm Concentration?

Comprehensive systematic research spanning almost 50 years and 25 research finds a strong correlation between insecticide exposure such as organophosphates and N-methyl carbamates and reduced sperm concentration in adult men worldwide. This research was done by Melissa J. Perry, Sc.D., MHS, dean of the George Mason University College of Public Health, and a team of researchers including Lauren Ellis, MPH, doctoral student at Northeastern University. Unveiling Link Between Insecticide Exposure and Reduced Sperm Concentration "Understanding how insecticides affect sperm concentration in humans is critical given their ubiquity in the environment and documented reproductive hazards. Insecticides are a concern for public health and all men, who are exposed primarily through the cons...