Study: SA sports fans big on baby-making

A disproportionately higher number of male babies were born nine months after the 2010 Soccer World Cup hosted in South Africa, compared with the eight years prior.

This is according to a medical study which found that more male babies were born, increasing the sex ratio at birth and statistically reflecting lower levels of stress among the population.

Dr Gwinyai Masukume explained the research and how sports affects the body.

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