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Air pollution 'may affect number of eggs ovaries can produce'

Air pollution has been linked to a drop in activity of a woman’s ovaries, researchers have revealed.  Experts say the findings suggest the female reproductive system is affected by environmental factors, although the study does not look specifically at the impact of air pollution on fertility.  However, they added that if such an effect were permanent, it might mean that women might have a shorter period of their life in which to reproduce and an earlier menopause.  Read more....



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