Decline sperm count may lead to â€œNo fertile menâ€ in 50 years
| Sunday, Apr 22 2012 5:20PM IST
Mumbai: Counts of the microscopic sperm are declining and creating huge worry across the globe. As per the recent study, the count has decrease by as much as 50 percent in the previous 50 years. Dr P M Bhargava stated: "Some doctors in India believe that sperm counts are falling locally too, " he said, adding that the western studies show that counts have been falling by 2% every year." Bhargava further added: "Many everyday substances such as plastic buckets (or milk bottles) emit chemicals that are similar to estrogen, the female hormone.''