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  1. Chemical corporations buried report on endocrine disruptors to trade health for profitNews
    conditions are currently being investigated for their links to EDCs: reproductive problems including poor semen quality congenital malformations of male sexual organs such as hypospadias (birth defectRead more
  2. photo Common chemicals destroying humanity, suggests prominent journalistCommon chemicals destroying humanity, suggests prominent journalistNews
    , a professor of pediatrics at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, told the NYT that he has seen a doubling in cases of hypospadias, a misplacement of the urethra, in newborn boys, which he believesRead more

photo Hypospadias



Hypospadias /haɪpoʊˈspeɪdɪəs/ is a birth defect of the urethra in males and females that involves an abnormally placed urinary hole (the opening, or male external urethral orifice). Instead of opening at the tip of the glans of the penis, a hypospadic urethra opens anywhere along a line (the urethral groove) running from the tip along the underside (ventral aspect) of the shaft to the junction...More