The Jordan Harbinger Show

658: Shanna Swan | The Reproduction Crisis and Humanity's Future

Dr. Shanna Swan (@drshannaswan) is the Professor of Environmental Medicine and Public Health at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and the author of Count Down: How Our Modern World Is Threatening Sperm Counts, Altering Male and Female Reproductive Development, and Imperiling the Future of the Human Race.

What We Discuss with Dr. Shanna Swan:

  • Why has sperm count among men in Western countries decreased by over 50 percent in the past four decades?
  • What can increasing reproductive problems in the animal kingdom tell us about diminishing human fertility?
  • The same chemicals that cause reproductive decline are responsible for the obesity epidemic.
  • What are some of the best practices we can personally observe for recovering from some of the most common fertility issues we face?
  • What steps can society take today to ensure we have enough of a population to constitute a society tomorrow?
  • And much more...

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