Phthalates found in shampoos can lower sperm count

“Sperm count has been linked with life expectancy, and environmental factors that affect reproduction may also impact other parts of the body,” reports the Wall Street Journal. ¬†Studies found that Phthalates found in plastic bottles and endocrine-disrupters can lower sperm count in men.

“The Decline in Male Fertility” by Shirley S. Wang, published in the Wall Street Journal¬†