In contrast, women are born with an average 2 million egg follicles, the reproductive structures that give rise to eggs. The incidence of fertility issues in men appears to be on the rise, and while this may partly be due to more men admitting to their problems, Prof Pacey also points to surprising and relatively recent social explanations. If you say something sexist at work, will you lose your job? But testosterone has many roles in the male body, so it wasn't clear whether the drop in the male hormone occurred because men were investing more in parenting than in mating. He is showing me this medical Newton's Cradle to demonstrate a scientific fact that informs his daily work.
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