The modern family: delayed parenthood and fewer kids
An analysis of new fertility data shows how the modern US family has evolved. The size of the average US family is now around three.
First Embryo With Human and Monkey Cells Created
For the first time, scientists have created embryos that are a mix of human and monkey cells.
Study finds relationship between gut microbiome and fertility
A preliminary study conducted in Japan found a potential relationship between gut microbiome composition and fertility in women.
Pregnant Women Pass Covid-19 Antibodies to Newborns
Pregnant women pass coronavirus antibodies to newborns
COVID Vaccines Falsely Linked to Infertility
There’s no evidence that the new vaccines against COVID-19 cause infertility, yet that’s a worry that’s been cited by some health care...
How our smartphones are affecting our relationships
Smartphones have become a constant companion for many of us. In a recent study by the Pew Research Center, nearly 50 percent of adults...
No increased risk of cancer in children born after fertility treatment
Children born after assisted reproductive technology (ART) do not appear to be at greater risk of developing cancer than other children,...
In some states, this birth month is linked to higher rates of ADHD diagnosis
In US states where children must turn 5 by September 1 in order to start kindergarten that year, children born in August, just before the...