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Fewer Boys Being Born in America

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Fewer Boys Being Born in America

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Fewer Boys Being Born in America

Fewer Boys Being Born in America

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Fewer boys are being born in America. Scientists don't really know why is this happening, but there's no shortage of theories.

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