U.S. Fertility Rates Down, First-Time Moms Getting OlderFirst-time mothers in the United States grew older on average over the past decade while total fertility rates declined, a new government report shows.
Eating Nuts Can Boost Male Fertility, Study FindsA study has found that eating nuts each day can provide a big boost to men hoping to become fathers in the future.
CDC: U.S. Birth Rate Hits 30-Year Low, Fertility Rate FallingU.S. birth rates declined last year for women in their teens, 20s and — surprisingly — their 30s, leading to the fewest babies in 30 years.
Twin Cities Couple Plans For Having Kids After CancerA Twin Cities couple is talking about something very personal -- infertility. Scott Trenda and his wife, Alexis, have a menagerie of adopted and fostered dogs. "They're the fur kids, they're fur beasts," Alexis said. "They know it and they're spoiled."
More Women Freezing Eggs & Focusing On Careers FirstWhen and how women decide to have a family is changing. In some cases, women are postponing parenthood to focus on their career. Apple and Facebook are now even offering to pay for female employees to freeze their eggs.
Can An Extreme Fitness Regimen Lead To A Miscarriage?A recent study showed that women who were active most days of the week were three times more likely to have fertility problems compared with inactive women, regardless of their weight.
1 Year Later, Both Parents In Same-Sex Couples Have Legal RightsIt's been over a year since same sex couples have been allowed to legally wed in Minnesota. And in the months since gay marriage has been legal, for some couples, like Tara and Amy, the process of starting a family has changed, as well.
Fertility Touchy Subject As Women Wait Longer To Have KidsHaving a baby isn't always easy for couples, and fertility can be a sensitive topic.
Smartphone App Touts It Can Calculate Women's Fertility These days, it seems there's an app for everything, and there is a recent technology that is aimed at couples struggling with infertility.