Alarmed by continuously dropping figures, some EU governments have taken drastic measures. Italy's Health Ministry launched an ad campaign two years ago to remind people that Sept. 22 was "fertility day." Other countries have sought to address the issue by focusing on education. In Denmark, for instance, schoolchildren are now taught in class that having babies doesn't only come with risks, but also with benefits. … [Read more...] about Fertility rates around the world are declining. Trump supporters won’t like the solution.
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There are a number of possible explanations for the recent dip in U.S. The Great Recession is certainly important, and its effects linger even as the economy has recovered. A Gallup poll indicates that, for the past several years, Americans’ “satisfaction with the way things are going in the U.S.” has remained substantially below levels in the late 1990s and early 2000s. … [Read more...] about US fertility is dropping. Here’s why some experts saw it coming
The Pentagon’s release on Thursday of a report into the Oct. 4 ambush in Niger that killed four American soldiers, their interpreter and four Nigerien soldiers is short on details about how the underequipped team of American commandos came to be sent to hunt the leader of an Islamic State affiliate. But the executive summary and a video animation of the ambush show heroic efforts among the soldiers to save one another, some of them fighting to the end. … [Read more...] about In Niger Ambush, Rushing Into the Gunfire to Save the Fallen
“Go into any garden center or home improvement big-box store and look at what the application rates for lawn fertilizers are on the bags and you’ll see that they are already at or below the application rates contained in the bill,” Robertson said. … [Read more...] about Pennsylvania bill would place limits on fertilizer placed on lawns, golf courses, schools
Results revealed that male fertility starts to waver in his mid- to late thirties, and the chances of a man between the ages of 40-42 conceiving a child with a woman under 30 was 46 percent lower than that of a man aged 30-35 with a female of the same age. The study is based on the results of an analysis of nearly 19,000 IVF cycles and was presented this week at a meeting of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology in Switzerland. … [Read more...] about IVF Pregnancy: Why A Man’s Age Is Also Important For In Vitro Fertilization Success