The dark legacy of fatherhood

Schmidt, Karen F.
December 1992
U.S. News & World Report;12/14/92, Vol. 113 Issue 23, p94
Investigates new evidence suggesting that it's not just prospective mothers whose habits can damage the health of their children. New research suggests that a man's exposure to chemicals influences not only his ability to father a child but also the future health of his children. Why fathers-to-be have been let off the hook; How chemicals can harm sperm and reproduction; Natural defenses; How vitamin C protects the sex cells from oxidation; More.


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