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Fatherhood lowers testosterone – experts respond

John Kerr posted in on September 13th, 2011.

New research provides compelling evidence that human males are biologically wired to care for their offspring, showing for the first time that fatherhood lowers a man’s testosterone levels. US researchers led a study which followed a group of 624 young men in the Philippines, correlating their chances of finding a partner with their testosterone levels. […]

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