They named them laptop computers because you can sit them on your lap while you’re working, right? But it may be time for men to re-think where they’re setting these computers, especially if they’re planning on having children.
Although the following article from NaturalNews.com is written in a humorous manner the information is all true. According to a new report, laptop computers may cause infertility in men.
“(NaturalNews) Is something burning, or are you just computing again? New research published in the medial journal Fertility and Sterility (Nov 2010) reveals that laptop computers can roast a man’s testicles to the point where sperm production (and quality) starts to drop.
To conduct the study, researchers placed temperature sensors on the scrotums of 29 men (a procedure that no doubt required some finesse and hopefully did not involve TSA agents), then asked those men to use laptop computers on their laps. It didn’t take long before scrotum temperatures rose to levels known to damage sperm production — just 10 to 15 minutes of computing time. Continue reading Laptop Computers Bad for Men’s “Junk”!