'Cellphones cooking men's sperm'

23 February 2016 - 02:35 By Staff reporter

Men who keep their cellphones in their pockets could be "cooking their sperm", a study shows.It says having a cellphone close to the testicles can lower sperm levels so much that conceiving could be difficult.A story on The Telegraph website advises men to "stop being addicted to cellphones"."Put the cellphone in your chest pocket instead of close to your testes.

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