Not only is the overall U.S. birth rate down, but women are having their children later in life, as well. Credit: Getty Looks like all those free condom giveaways might be doing the trick, after all. The birth rate for U.S. teen...The birth rate for U.S. teens fell to the lowest level ever recorded in 70 years of tracking teenage childbearing.
Teen birth rates are down, but more older women are having babies. Credit: Getty Images Americans had fewer babies in 2008, but more of them were delivered by cesarean section -- up to nearly a third, and more of them were born to older...A survey also found that the the number of women between 40 and 49 having babies went up.
With their nation's birthrate declining big time, Germany's government has released a new parental benefit package, attempting to make it easier for middle-class, professional women to have kids. If current trends continue, the country's population c...
Italy decided to follow the example of countries like Poland and Australia and offer a bonus for having a baby and keeping the country's population steady. However, when the government sent out 600,000 letters announcing a 1,000-euro bonus to newborn...
A big businessman in Australia is hoping his urging will get his fellow countrymen to reproduce. Gary Johnston has spent $250,000 on full-page ads to run in Australian papers urging Australians to have lots of sex and make babies. Not in the same wor...
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