• Study Shows After Men Got Paid Paternity Leave They Wanted Fewer Kids

    2 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    Fathers in Spain were less likely to want more kids after staying home with them on leave
    About 12 years ago, Spain introduced a new national policy - two weeks of fully paid paternity leave. As of 2018, it's up to five paid weeks. Economists who have studied the initial policy have come to the conclusion that men who have taken paternity leave are less likely to have more kids in the future. Because, as moms everywhere know, staying home with kids is hard AF.
    One great thing the policy in Spain resulted in was dads who are more hands-on, active participants in childcare. What it also...
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  • Premature Kids Less Likely to be Breastfed in Their Initial Days

    Premature Kids Less Likely to be Breastfed in Their Initial Days

    2 monthes ago - By Medindia Health

    Early-term infants have lower exclusive breastfeeding rate and breastfeeding intensity during the first 72 hours in the hospital and at one month after birth, finds a new study.
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