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Parabens in Skin Care Products Tied To Infertility in Men

A new study suggests that unregulated chemicals in everyday items such as toothpaste, soap, skin lotions and deodorants may be leading to fertility problems in men. Parabens such as methylparaben and propylparaben are preservatives widely used in many skin care, cosmetic and grooming products in the U.S. and around the world. While they are generally effective as a preservative, they are used because they are very inexpensive compared with more natural alternatives. To examine the effects of these chemicals on [...]