Common chemicals and pesticides causing genial deformation in boys

Montpellier (France) (AFP) – Pregnant women regularly exposed to a range of detergents, solvents and pesticides have a substantially greater risk of giving birth to boys with genital deformities, according to a new French study.

The research, led by two professors at the Regional University Hospital Centre in the French city of Montpellier, found that women who regularly work with such chemicals, including cleaners and hairdressers, were at greatest risk of having sons born with hypospadias.

http://news.yahoo.com/detergents-linked-genital-defects-babies-study-222738802.html

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