It's time to throw out your Teflon pans. And a hundred other household items Perfluoroalkyl compounds PFCs are a class of chemicals whose unique atomic properties have been exploited to make numerous everyday products more convenient.
Since its invention 80 years ago, polytetrafluoroethylene PTFE has been the best friend of moms, wives and chefs worldwide. All of us know this tongue-twisting compound by its more famous brand name, Teflon. Teflon, however, has its drawbacks and one of the most unusual and probably the most stunning is that PFCs in nonstick pans might shrink the size of male penises and also worsen semen quality.
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Men could end up with penises half-an-inch shorter than usual if their parents were exposed to high levels of a chemical used in non-stick frying pans. And this effect is not only seen in the womb, the researchers said. PFCs could have toxic effects in teenagers, too.
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Studies suggest your mother may have shorted you a half-inch on your mini-me if you were exposed to a chemical known as PFCs while in the womb. PFCs are believed to interfere with male hormones and can lead to sexual organs being significantly shorter and thinner. PFCs is short for perfluoroalkyl compounds.
Potentially, the chemicals could lead to male infertility. The problem has been seen near military installations nationwide, and a number of communities closed their drinking water supplies in Environmental contaminants potentially play a role in the trend.
By Marisa Dellatto. December 5, pm Updated December 5, pm. A new study found that a chemical commonly found on nonstick pans and fast-food wrappers may have a significant impact on endowment — and can result in smaller schlongs.
Men could end up with penises half-an-inch shorter than usual if their parents were exposed to high levels of a chemical used in non-stick frying pans. Scientists have found the chemicals, called PFCs, can interfere with male hormones and lead to sexual organs being 'significantly' shorter and thinner. And this effect is not only seen in the womb, the researchers said.
The research team form the University of Padua in Italy made a connection between PFCs, used in non-stick frying pans, medicines and fast food packaging, to penis size. Scientists first discovered a reduction when they measured the penises of men with an average age of The group was made up of people from the Paduga region and people from outside the region. The penises measured in the affected region were thinner too — measuring at 3.