Weird Health Wednesdays – Bird Flu Sign, Smart Sperm
This Vietnamese bird flu poster creeps me out:
Then again, so does actual bird flu.
The Smarter the Man, the Better His Sperm
Apparently the difference in sperm quality between brainy and–shall we say–less intelligent men is “marginal,” so we can’t make IQ assumptions about, for instance, infertile men.
Another 70 Year-Old New Mom in India
I hesitate to say the obvious here, being neither a victim of infertility myself nor a member of a culture in which childlessness carries a severe social stigma.
Both the father, Bala Ram, and the doctor, Anurag Bishnoi, mention the large extended family that will help with the new baby, a girl, and even raise her in the event she is orphaned by her elderly parents, but nowhere does the article discuss the emotional impact of possibly (probably?) losing both parents at a young age.