British Women Are Having Bushels Of Babies After 40

More babies are being born to women in their 40s than ever before, according to the Guardian. In Britain, that is. Apparently, our sisters across the pond are telling all those haters who niggle about their biological clocks to sod off: the conception rate among ages 40-44 is now 12.2 per 1,000 women, up from 11.5 the… » 2/28/08 9:30am 2/28/08 9:30am

Do Bitty Babies End Up More Depressed Than Their Brawnier Brethren?

So it's not even 5 pm yet and it's almost completely dark outside and apparently ass-chappingly cold (so I hear! Not that I've been outside today), and it makes me want to crawl under the covers and hibernate until conditions are less soul sucking. Oh, can you tell I have a history of depression? Smart girl! But… » 12/04/07 6:00pm 12/04/07 6:00pm

Lowering Rate Of Latina Teen Motherhood: What Works?

Though corporate entities like Nike and Pepsi have found a way to peddle their wares to the Latino populace, the folks attempting to decrease teen pregnancy in Hispanic communities have not had the same sort of marketing success, says Newsweek. Rates of teenage motherhood remain at 51% for Latina teens, and while… » 10/31/07 5:00pm 10/31/07 5:00pm