Obese Men at Greater Risk for Infertility

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Obese Men at Greater Risk for Infertility

Men whoِ areِ overweight orِ obese areِ at a greater risk forِ infertility, a newِ analysis says.
Compared withِ men ofِ normal weight, overweight andِ obese men wereِ moreِ likelyِ to haveِ low sperm count, orِ notِ haveِ anyِ viable sperm, researchers inِ France found.
They foundِ that among men whoِ wereِ normal weight, 24 percent hadِ a lowِ sperm count andِ 2.6 percent hadِ no viable sperm.