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Study links pesticides to poor sperm

By Agence France-Presse in Paris | China Daily | Updated: 2015-04-01 07:49

Higher levels of pesticide residue in fruit and vegetables are associated with lower quality of semen, according to a study published on Tuesday.

Its authors said the research was an early step in what should be a much wider investigation.

As an initial recommendation, they urged men not to stop eating fruits and vegetables but suggested organically grown food, or food that is low in pesticides, as options for lowering risk.

Study links pesticides to poor sperm

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