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Heated Car Seats Pose Health Risk

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Looking to buy a new car? Do yourself a huge favor and pass on rides with heated seats. German researchers, writing in the journal Fertility and Sterility, found that sitting for 90 minutes on a heated car seat significantly increased men’s scrotal temperatures. And as the heat warms up your testicles, your sperm quality cools off and becomes damaged, potentially hurting your ability to successfully place a bun in your wife’s oven. If you’ve got a car with heated seats, keep them turned off.

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David Schipper – David began writing for CorePerformance.com in 2008, after spending six years at Men's Health magazine digging up the newest scientific research in health, weight loss, nutrition, muscle and cardiovascular fitness.

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