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Poor sperm quality linked to air pollution

the study assessed sperm quality and measured the level of fine particulate pollution among 15 to 49-year-old men in taiwan
The study assessed sperm quality and measured the level of fine particulate pollution among 15 to 49-year-old men in Taiwan. Photograph: doc-stock / Alamy/Alamy

Study finds ‘strong association’ between high levels of fine particulate matter and abnormal sperm shape – but impact on wider fertility remains unclear

November 22, 2017 — High levels of air pollution are associated with poor sperm quality and could be partly responsible for the sharp drop in male fertility, according to a new study. Continue reading Poor sperm quality linked to air pollution