Study links high cholesterol to low fertility

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Wednesday, May 21, 2014

NIH: High cholesterol levels may impair fertility in couples trying to achieve a pregnancy.

Couples in which each partner had a high cholesterol level took the longest time to reach pregnancy. Moreover, couples in which the woman had a high cholesterol level and the man did not also took longer to achieve pregnancy when compared to couples in which both partners had cholesterol levels in the acceptable range.

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