Late-Life Fatherhood May Lower Child's Intelligence
A man's biological clock may be ticking too, researchers say,,,,
MONDAY, March 9 (HealthDay News) -- Men who put off becoming dads till later in life may pay a price: slightly lowered intelligence in their offspring.
That's the conclusion of an Australian study that found that kids...
Farming, Fatherhood Hallmarks of Men Who Live to 100
Study finds men with more than 3 kids are more likely reach the milestone
MONDAY, Nov. 19 (HealthDay News) -- A young, trim farmer with four or more children: According to a new study, that's the ideal profile for American men hoping to reach 100 years of age.
The research, based l...
Boot Camp for New Dads Now Working with Renowned Katherine Stone - Educating Fathers about Postpartum Depression
...ice" for preparing men to be fathers and has been named a U.S. Navy Model Program. Boot Camp for New Dads has prepared more than 200,000 men for fatherhood
over the years.
For more information about Boot Camp for New Dads, visit www.bcnd.org and Dads Adventure, www.dadsadventure.com .
National Leaders Examine Sex and Responsibility in New Book
...ned Parenthood Federation of America, Janet Murguia, President and CEO of the National Council of LaRaza, and Roland Warren, President of the National fatherhood
Religious leaders and thinkers such as Jim Wallis, President and CEO of Sojourners, Rev. Samuel Rodriquez, President, National His...
Men Must Contend With a Biological Clock, Too
...izophrenia in children born to men as young as their mid-40s.
And doctors and researchers are busy trying to figure out how men who choose to delay fatherhood
-- either by choice or necessity, such as a lack of a partner -- can offset the effects of their biological clocks as those clocks wind down.
Thinking About Being a Father?
... Three Tips from an Expert in Making fatherhood
ATLANTA, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Center for Health
Statistics data indicate that Georgia had 149,919 new babies born in 2005,
Non-Resident Fathers Project Selects Four National Sites for Funding to Increase Father Involvement and Improve Outcomes in Child Welfare
...gion IV (King
County), in collaboration with local fatherhood
Alternatives for Dads and Fresh Start fatherhood
Program; Catalyst for
Kids; the Division of Child ...n Center on
Children and the Law, and the National fatherhood
Initiative. It is funded
by the Children's Bureau,...
Fatherhood Tied to Higher Prostate Cancer Risk
...ent findings of the two Scandinavian studies about fatherhood
and risk. The new Danish report finds that "among ... increasing number of children" -- in other words, fatherhood
was linked to an increased risk for prostate cance...."
In any case, men shouldn't make decisions on fatherhood
based on the study results, Brawley stressed. "I w...
Fatherhood linked to prostate cancer risk
...he risk of the disease. The study appears in the February 15, 2008 issue of CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society.
can affect the risk of prostate cancer remains controversial. Evidence has suggested that childless men may be at lower risk of prostate cancer than m...
VH1 Set to Continue Its Record-Breaking Pace Into 2008 with Brand New Premieres and Returning Series
...come to terms with impending
fatherhood. Ultimately, it will be a season full of life changing decisions
for Scott who will be preparing for marriage, fatherhood
becoming a father to an 18-year old stepdaughter. Scott's friends,
especially Johnny V., will also have learned to live with these many
February 2009 highlights from Biology of Reproduction
...cisco Rausell, Antonio Cano, and Juan J. Tarn. Long-Term Effects of Delayed fatherhood
in Mice on Postnatal Development and Behavioral Traits of Offspring. Biol R...l A. Garca-Prez, Francisco Rausell, Antonio Cano, and Juan J. Tarn. Delayed fatherhood
in Mice Decreases Reproductive Fitness and Longevity of Offspring. Biol Rep...
Men shed light on the mystery of human longevity, study finds
...re complete, generally by age 55 in humans,
according to demographer Cedric Puleston, a doctoral candidate in
biological sciences at Stanford. But the fatherhood
of a small number of
older men is enough to postpone the date with death because natural
selection fights life-shortening mutations until the species ...
Does father know best?
...dence in an effort to determine how perceptions of fatherhood
correlate to fact. He found that, overall, men who were confident about their fatherhood
going into the test were only wrong 1.7 percent of...cent of the time. Men who were dubious about their fatherhood
?specifically men who contested paternity through ...