Slate - Dr. Natan Bar-Chama: “It’s Nobody’s Fault”

 – June 24, 2014  –– 

Do men have biological clocks like women? Is male infertility an epidemic? “In the past we thought men’s fertility was not affected by age,” said Natan Bar-Chama, MD, Associate Professor of Urology and Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. “Now we’ve learned there is a component to paternal age to try to conceive, and certain conditions, such as schizophrenia and Down syndrome, could have increased risk as men get older.” Learn more