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Decline in the U.S birth  rate (World Bank)

U.S. Birthrate Falls to 30-Year Low

May 20, 2018—A report from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) on May 17 declared that the U.S. birthrate fell 2 percent between 2016 and 2017, bringing the rate to the lowest level in 30 years. Fertility rates also fell to a near record low of 1.76.  The only year […]

by May 20, 2018 News Shorts
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The Death of a Nation?

By Nancy Spannaus Dec. 27, 2017–There was chilling news for Americans earlier this month, when the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics put out its latest report on life expectancy in the United States. For the second year in a row, life expectancy declined. A look at the details shows […]

by December 27, 2017 Commentary, News