Those of you who follow The Conversation may have seen this story about how a father’s health can impact the health of his child. If not it makes interesting reading. While we tend to put the emphasis on a woman’s health when it comes to pregnancy, research is showing that men also need to be considering their health when they are planning to conceive. Being overweight, a poor diet, smoking, alcohol and exposure to toxins in the workplace can not only affect fertility but also a child’s future health. Read the full story here.