Sperm with damaged DNA may cause some repeat miscarriages

Semen abnormalities suggest a dad’s health needs to be considered in these pregnancy losses

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IT TAKES TWO  Recurrent miscarriages are linked to abnormalities in semen, researchers report, suggesting that men’s reproductive health may be a factor.

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