Posts Tagged ‘ Fertility ’

U.S. Fertility Trends Relatively Stable; Children Born To Unmarried Couples On The Rise

By admin
May 9, 2012

While many fertility trends have remained stable in the U.S. over the last decade, there is one that is bucking this trend: the number of first births among unmarried couples who were living together. According to a new report by the National Survey of Family Growth, that figure has risen from 12% of first births ... read more


Seeing Double: CDC Report Says Older Mothers, Fertility Treatments Causing Surge In Twins

By admin
January 12, 2012

If it seems as though there are more and more twins being born, it's not because you're seeing double, it's because there are. The number of twins born in the U.S. has skyrocketed over the last three decades, a result of test-tube babies and women waiting to have children until their 30s when the chances ... read more