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Is it really dangerous to keep your laptop on your lap for ~2 hours a day? Can this significantly reduce fertility or increase cancer risk?

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Dr. Joshua Garren
Radiation Oncology
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In brief: Heat, not radiation

I would not worry about radiation from your laptop, but testicles are sensitive to heat, and it is possible that prolonged heat exposure could diminish fertility.
I would expect that any diminishment would be temporary, though.

In brief: Heat, not radiation

I would not worry about radiation from your laptop, but testicles are sensitive to heat, and it is possible that prolonged heat exposure could diminish fertility.
I would expect that any diminishment would be temporary, though.
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