Does drinking soy milk, carrying your phone in the pocket cause infertility?

Articles Jul 06, 2020 13:05

Is it true that soy contains the female hormone causing infertility? Doe electromagnetic waves affecting the testes?

As statistics show that the incidence of infertility is increasing, many people are wondering what is the cause of this problem and hoping to find a solution and prevent it. In the process, rumors like drinking soy milk can cause infertility in men, placing mobile phones in pants pockets leading to infertility began to appear.

Does drinking soy milk, carrying your phone in the pocket cause infertility?

Can drinking soy milk cause infertility?

Does drinking soy milk, carrying your phone in the pocket cause infertility?

Responding to the rumor that drinking soy milk can make men infertile, experts said that soy beans are found to contain high levels of estrogen phyto (isoflavones), also known as phytoestrogens.

This type of hormone carries the typical traits of women. Since then, many people have started to question whether the male body when absorbing a large amount of this substance (isoflavones) can lead to infertility.

Does drinking soy milk, carrying your phone in the pocket cause infertility?

The truth is, all foods that enter the digestive tract get broken down into unilateral structures. Unilateral structures are very useful raw materials for the body. When they come to cells, they will be synthesized to form specific complexes such as proteins, lipids, hormones... to help maintain our acitivites.

Soy milk when loaded into the body is not an exception. Also, to create estrogen hormone, it takes many different metabolic processes, similar to other living structures such as proteins, lipids...

According to a study on Fertility and Sterility published in 2010, the use of soy products in men has absolutely no effect on sexual and reproductive abilities.

Can putting the phone in your pants pocket lead to infertility?

Does drinking soy milk, carrying your phone in the pocket cause infertility?

Experts said that in reality, working phones will generate electromagnetic waves, which have a strong impact on the body's tissues and organs.

If the phone is exposed too much to the reproductive organs such as the testes, electromagnetic waves are likely to increase the temperature, thereby increasing the number of free radicals, changing the chromosome structure, more or less altering the genetic structure of sperm.

However, how long the phone is used, and how much does it affect our reproductive health, is still a big question mark. Still, this is a warning for us to re-evaluate our phone habits.

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