What Do We Know About Babies in 2012?

Check out some stats in the January 9th edition of Time Magazine from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CIA World Fact Book, Demographic Intelligence, Pew Research, SSA, U.N., the U.S. Census and others: 4 million babies will be born in the U.S....more

BEING CHILDLESS IN A CHILD-FULL NATION

What does it mean to be infertile in a nation that regards infertility as a curse?...more

Octuplets? Outrageous!!

I am dismayed and distressed by the story of the California mother of six young children who recently gave birth to eight more babies. The six boys and two girls only weighed in at between 1 pound, 8 ounces, and 3 pounds, 4 ounces. They were born the end of January, ten weeks premature, and will be in incubators for at least the next two months. ...more

The Earth Runneth Over - Musings on Birth, Death, Nature and Population Control

Two Sundays ago we had the first beautiful day we have had in a long time...sunny and warm and just about perfect.  So we packed a picnic lunch, piled in the car and drove to Salt Springs State Park.   ...more