Why freezing your eggs is a cold choice

Tamara El-Rahi | 06 May 2013

After reading “Why I Froze My Eggs (And You Should, Too)”, I’m more convinced of why this will never be an option.

Happy 30th Birthday! One child coming right up

Tamara El-Rahi | 27 March 2013

Aren’t babies good?

Mariette Ulrich | 30 April 2012

My youngest child (7) is crazy about babies.

Marriage, family and the business dividend

Carolyn Moynihan | 06 October 2011
In all likelihood, many companies would be performing much better today if the marriage rate had not fallen by half since 1970.

Princess Mary of Denmark has twins

Carolyn Moynihan | 09 January 2011
Crown Princess Mary and Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark are parents again -- to twins, a boy and a girl, born January 8. That brings the tally of their children to four.

One-child America?

Carolyn Moynihan | 19 July 2010
I have never been a fan of Time, so the recent news that the magazine is withdrawing a lot of free content from its online version did not cost me one wink of sleep. But this week’s cover story promoting the one-child family as the new American family model did annoy me -- at least, what I read of it from other sources as well as the summary Time published online.

Children change climate for the better

Mariette Ulrich | 08 December 2009
As the climate change summit opens in Copenhagen, the UN Population Fund’s recent message is still ringing in my ears: more babies will undermine attempts to stop global warming.

Family Edge looks at news and trends affecting the family in the light of human dignity. Our focus is the inspiring, creative, humorous, annoying, ridiculous, and dangerous ideas in the evening news. Send tips and brainwaves to the editor, Tamara Rajakariar, at tamara.rajakariar@ mercatornet.com

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