A recent study conducted by researchers at the Northwest Minzu University in China has revealed that drinking Coca-Cola and Pepsi can lead to larger testicles and higher testosterone levels in men. The study was designed to determine the impact of carbonated beverages on fertility and sex organs in men and was conducted on three groups of mice over a period of 15 days.
The first group of mice drank only water, while the second group was given different levels of Coca-Cola. The third group was given different levels of Pepsi. The mice were weighed, and their testicles were weighed and blood was drawn on the first day, as well as on the fifth, seventh, 10th, and 15th day.
The results of the study were surprising, as the mice that were given pure Coca-Cola had higher levels of the male hormone compared to the group that drank water. Similarly, the mice that were given 100% Pepsi had a significant change in comparison to the group that was given a mixture of Pepsi and water. The study concluded that drinking Coca-Cola and Pepsi-Cola could promote testis development and enhance testosterone secretion. The findings provide scientific bases for understanding the effects of carbonated beverages on the development and reproductive functions of humans and may help prevent prostate dysfunction and cancer.
However, these findings contradict previous studies that indicated sugary drinks made men less fertile. A previous survey of 2500 men showed that those who drank a liter of cola a day had 30% fewer sperm than those who drank none. Despite this, some research has shown that caffeine can increase testosterone levels.
While the study conducted by Northwest Minzu University is significant, it's important to approach the results with caution. The study was conducted on mice, and more research is needed to determine the effects of drinking Coca-Cola and Pepsi on human fertility and sex organs. In addition, the study did not investigate the potential negative effects of consuming large amounts of these beverages, which are high in sugar and caffeine.
The study conducted by the researchers at Northwest Minzu University in China provides some interesting insights into the potential effects of drinking Coca-Cola and Pepsi on men's fertility and sex organs. While the findings are significant, more research is needed to fully understand the long-term effects of these beverages on human health.