Korea’s childbirth in decline for 17 straight months

South Korea’s birthrate has declined for a 17th month in a row. According to Statistics Korea, about 30-thousand babies were born in April, which marks a 13-point-6 percent drop from the same month last year. The birth rate has been falling every month since December 2015… when it rose by 3-point-4 percent. The latest figure […]

Hilary Duff Opens Up About Her Home Water Birth with Daughter Banks: ‘It Was, Like, Five Pushes’ – 2

 Hilary Duff is sharing her daughter’s birth story with the world.  The actress, 31, opened up on Dr Elliot Berlin’s Informed Pregnancy podcast in a interview published Thursday that was recorded 10 days after the arrival of her second child, daughter Banks Violet, on Oct 25. Get push notifications with news, features, and more. Follow Following You’ll […]

Pregnant Shay Mitchell Seeks ‘Most Intense Birth Simulator’ After Boyfriend’s Epidural Comments

 Shay Mitchell is ready for her man to experience the pain of childbirth for himself  In the third episode of her YouTube series chronicling her pregnancy, the actress — who’s expecting her first child, a baby girl, with boyfriend Matte Babel — was quick to respond when the dad-to-be explained that he was not supportive of her […]

S. Korea’s childbirth rate drops despite government’s effort

Despite the Korean government’s best efforts to boost the nation’s chronically-low birthrate,… the number of babies born here continues to decline. According to Statistics Korea… around 98-thousand babies were born in the first three months of this year. That’s a more than twelve percent drop compared to the same period a year ago. By way […]

How A Young Woman Managed Rheumatoid Arthritis During Pregnancy And As A New Mom

Well, a year and a half ago, we met an incredible young woman, Stephanie, and her husband, Andres. Now, for years, Stephanie has had chronic rheumatoid arthritis, a chronic autoimmune and inflammatory disease. Now, she told me and Pfizer’s chief patient officer, Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, that she wanted to have a baby, even if it […]

Korea on course for record-low childbirth and marriage rates in 2016

Korea is on course this year to record its lowest-ever numbers of new marriages and childbirths. According to Statistics Korea, in the first nine months of this year, 317-thousand babies were born,… a decline of 5 percent from the same period last year. A similar trend was seen in the marriage rate… as 205-thousand couples […]

Providing childbirth breaks, paid maternity leave encourage women in workforce

Promoting work-life balance is becoming increasingly more important in Korea as it directly relates to birthrates. Studies are ongoing to find out ways to encourage women to have more kids and prevent them from discontinuing work after childbirth. One valid option is improving paid maternity leave. Kim Ji-yeon zooms in on why these measures should […]

Guest To Dr. Phil: ‘Yes, I Am A Sugar Baby. And No, I Don’t See Anything Wrong With It’

my daughter jessica is a pathological liar when Jessica was 10 she told last mate she was pregnant and she was not she’s lied about being pregnant four or five times Jessica seems to thrive with the attention that she gets when she lies there was a time where she said that she took an […]

Drama Between Kailyn, Javi, & Briana Heats Up | The Sneak Peek Show | MTV

– Hello fellow Sneak Peek heads. Do you love being in the know? Me too. I’m Amy Pham and welcome to The Sneak Peek Show. The show all about giving you a little preview of what’s going down on MTV tonight. First up is Teen Mom 2, where tension between Briana and Kailyn has been […]