DID ADVANCING PATERNAL AGE CAUSE THE GUNMAN TO BE BORN WITH NEUROCOGNITIVE DEVELOPMENTAL PROBLEMS? CAN WE CHANGE THE AGE THAT WE FATHER BABIES?
WHAT ARE THE DANGERS TO SOCIETY OF MEN FATHERING BABIES LATER AND LATER IN LIFE?
IS THE AUTISM EPIDEMIC CAUSED IN LARGE PART BY SO MANY MEN FATHERING BABIES PAST THE AGE OF 35?
IS THE DIABETES TYPE 1 EPIDEMIC ALSO CAUSED BY THE EPIDEMIC OF LATER FATHERING OF BABIES?
CAN WE OPEN CRYOBANKS FOR HEALTHY YOUNG MEN TO BANK SPERM FOR THEMSELVES FOR LATER FATHERING OF BABIES? YOUNG MEN ARE DOING THIS KIND SPERM BANKING FOR THEMSELVES NOW IN NEW DELHI AND MUMBAI.
IS SPORADIC DIABETES TYPE 1, AUTISM, SCHIZOPHRENIA, PROSTATE CANCER,OTHER CANCERS, MS, ALZHEIMER'S, INFERTILITY, HEMOPHILIA, DUCHENNE'S MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY, EVEN MAJOR DEPRESSION RELATED TO GENETIC MUTATIONS FROM OLDER MEN FATHERING BABIES?
IS ANYONE LOOKING FOR A PATERNAL AGE EFFECT IN THE MUTATIONS TO GENES IN TYPE 2 DIABETES? OR CROHN'S, OR LUPUS, OR RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS, OR FIBROMYALGIA, ETC. ETC.
ADVANCED PATERNAL AGE: How old is too old?
Isabelle Bray, David Gunnel and George Davey Smith
Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
Journal of Epidemiology amd Community Health 2006;60:851-853
"Average paternal age in the UK is increasing. The public health implications of this trend have not been widely anticipated or debated. .....Accumulated chromosomal aberrations and mutations occurring during the maturation of the male germ cells are thought to be responsible for the increased risk of certain conditions with older fathers. Growing evidence shows that the offspring of older fathers have reduced fertility and an increased risk of birth defects, some cancers and schizophrenia." ......