Home | About Natural News | Contact Us | Write for Natural News | Media Information | Advertise with Natural News
NaturalNews.com

Antidepressant Drugs Destroy DNA of Sperm

By Mike Adams, November 21, 2008 | Key concepts: DNA, Sperm and SSRIs

Bookmark and Share   Read Comments | Post Comments

One of the most important themes emerging in the latest research on food and medicine is the destruction of human DNA by toxic chemicals. In turns out that many medicines cause irreversible DNA damage that's passed on to offspring, resulting in infertility within 3 - 4 generations.

New research now links antidepressant consumption with dangerous increases in the DNA fragmentation of sperm cells. DNA fragmentation more than doubled from 13.8% to 30.3% -- a stunning increase on DNA "errors" that would typically lead to either birth defects or the rejection of the fetus by the mother's body (automatic biological abortion, which is increasingly common).

Just as alarmingly, "Up to 35% of men reported significant changes in erectile function and up to 47% reported ejaculatory problems while receiving paroxetine," the study's authors report.

The bottom line? Taking SSRIs may very well destroy your genetic future. It also means that the laws of natural selection are working against those who take pharmaceuticals.

Click to read:
Antidepressant Drugs Destroy DNA of Sperm


From Endocrinetoday.com: "In volunteer male patients with normal semen parameters, paroxetine induced abnormal sperm DNA fragmentation in a significant proportion of patients. The fertility potential of a substantial proportion of men on paroxetine may be adversely affected by these changes in sperm DNA integrity, wrote the researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital and Weill Medical College of Cornell University.... more

Link to this breaking news item: (copy and paste the following HTML code to your website)

Related Feature Articles:


Receive our Natural Health Newsletter for FREE

Subscribe now to receive a summary of each day's most important natural health stories, plus get full, free access to the entire archives of books on HealthBookSummaries.

You'll also get access to 20+ free downloadable reports and exclusive interviews here on NaturalNews.com. Join over 1.2 million monthly readers. Unsubscribe anytime. Your email privacy is protected. We absolutely do not sell or share email addresses with anyone!
  • Receive breaking news alerts on natural health solutions, renewable energy, the environment, global warming and more.
  • Get instant access to over 20 downloadable health reports and exclusive interviews.
  • Get full access to the entire archives of downloadable book summaries from HealthBookSummaries.com.
Your Email Address:
100% free of charge. Unsubscribe anytime.
Absolutely no spam. We respect your email privacy.

"I'm so impressed with the work that you're doing and the information you're disseminating, it's just vital for people to get this sort of information."

- Michael T. Murray, author of The Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine

"Mike Adams has one of the best websites on the Internet. His articles, podcasts and books will improve your life, and possibly save it."

- Suzy Cohen, R.Ph., author of The 24-Hour Pharmacist


FREE Natural Health Newsletter

Receive natural health product reviews, recommendations and alerts. Instant download of 20+ free health reports and exclusive interviews. Over 1.4 million monthly readers.

100% free of charge. Unsubscribe anytime.
Absolutely no spam. We respect your email privacy.


Learn the Outrageous Truth about Big Pharma and Natural Cures

The Health Ranger takes on conventional medicine in this top-rated book that dares to tell the truth about natural cures, FDA censorship and Big Pharma domination. See why readers rave about Natural Health Solutions...

Click here to learn more »

Better than fish oil? Moxxor omega-3s are pristine and renewable

The Health Ranger switched from fish oils to GLM oil. What is GLM oil? Full details + science revealed...

Click here to find out more

Click the link for full details + the science + user testimonials.


How to protect yourself from financial loss when the dollar collapses

This eight-CD audio seminar by the Health Ranger reveals hard-core financial protection strategies for surviving the next wave of the global financial crisis.

Click here to protect yourself now

"Guaranteed to deliver the most powerful financial protection advice you've ever seen or your money back!" - Mike Adams, the Health Ranger


Discover on NaturalNews NaturalPedia™

DNA
Sperm
SSRIs

Free Health Reports!

Amazon Herb Company review
The pH Nutrition Guide to Acid / Alkaline Balance
Pet Food Ingredients Revealed! (shocking)
Medicine From Fish
The Water Cure
The Healing Power of Sunlight and Vitamin D

Related CounterThink Cartoons

The Sunscreen Myth


Fidozac: Antidepressant Drugs for Dogs



This site is part of the Natural News Network © 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 All Rights Reserved. Privacy | Terms All content posted on this site is commentary or opinion and is protected under Free Speech. Truth Publishing International, LTD. is not responsible for content written by contributing authors. The information on this site is provided for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended as a substitute for professional advice of any kind. Truth Publishing assumes no responsibility for the use or misuse of this material. Your use of this website indicates your agreement to these terms and those published here. All trademarks, registered trademarks and servicemarks mentioned on this site are the property of their respective owners.