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If diaper can cause infertility than what can i use for my male infant?

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Samreen Q.

Asked by Samreen Q. at 3:35 PM on Mar. 12, 2011 in Kids' Health

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  • huh
    kylansmommy09

    Answer by kylansmommy09 at 3:39 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • Yeah, what? Rephrase the ? Please!
    tnunley

    Answer by tnunley at 3:43 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • cloth diapers?
    rachelv817

    Answer by rachelv817 at 3:45 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • is cloth diapers are available in the market? what is the brand name?? i m very much worried about this diaper problem :(
    Samreen Q.

    Comment by Samreen Q. (original poster) at 3:52 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • well if diapers create infertility, then you have no problem because you already have the child???
    armywife43

    Answer by armywife43 at 3:54 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • Never heard this one... How reliable is your source??
    midnightmoma

    Answer by midnightmoma at 4:23 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • http://www.nickisdiapers.com/pages/HealthConcerns.php
    Samreen Q.

    Comment by Samreen Q. (original poster) at 4:28 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • First off--unless you put your child in diapers when they hit puberty, the chances of disposable diapers being the cause of infertility is slim. Males due not produce sperm until puberty.


    yes, it has been suggested that this could happen, as plastic (which most disposable diapers are not plastic anymore) can raise the temperature of the area of the scrotum, but there has been nothing proven and as I said, as sperm is not produced until puberty, it is slim odds


    Second--If this is a concern, then yes, you can purchase cloth diapers at stores. 

    layh41407

    Answer by layh41407 at 4:28 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • If this was true, then most men running around now would be infertile and obviously that isn't the case.
    Bethsunshine

    Answer by Bethsunshine at 9:12 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • So you're telling me I screwed over my 5 year olds chance to reproduce by the time he was 3? Already? Well damn... guess I'll have some explaining to do for his future wife. Then again, I don't have to worry about teen fatherhood... *rolls eyes*
    ba13ygrl1987

    Answer by ba13ygrl1987 at 11:30 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

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