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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 575–585.
Published: 01 November 1987
...Debra S. Kalmuss 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Infertility Service Utilization Fertility Status Fertility Behavior Additional Child References Atlas , R. S. , & Martinelli , D. D. ( 1979 ). Why infertility services should...
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Demography (2000) 37 (3): 313–321.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Ulla Larsen; Sharon Yan Abstract This study explores the association between female circumcision and infertility and fertility, using information from the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS). In Côte d’Ivoire and Tanzania, circumcised women had lower childlessness, lower infertility by age...
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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 125–149.
Published: 14 December 2011
... fertility problems. However, these technologies are expensive, and only 25% of health insurance plans in the United States cover infertility treatment. As a result of these high costs, legislation has been passed in 15 states that mandates insurance coverage of infertility treatment in private insurance...
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Demography (2017) 54 (3): 911–931.
Published: 21 April 2017
... the consequences of parental health for educational performance in offspring. Here we address that omission, asking how resolved parental infertility relates to children’s academic achievement. In a sample of all Swedish births between 1988 and 1995, we find that involuntary childlessness prior to either a first...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1949–1972.
Published: 01 September 2017
... influence on involuntary infertility, we find that African American women were more likely than white women to be in the always-zero (infecund) group and to have fewer remarital births. Supplemental analyses nuance these findings but indicate that these results are robust. Overall, we find support...
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Demography (1985) 22 (3): 415–430.
Published: 01 August 1985
... million were surgically sterile for noncontraceptive reasons. Since 1965, infertility was unchanged overall and in most age groups, but increased among wives aged 20–24. This paper explores a number of methodological and substantive questions related to reproductive impairments, such as the frequency...
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 125–144.
Published: 01 February 2010
... nutrition, as reflected by height at 2 years, was positively associated with delayed age at first birth and fewer children born. If schooling is available for girls, increased growth during childhood will most likely result in a net decrease infertility. CHILDHOOD NUTRITION AND LATER FERTILITY: PATHWAYS...
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Demography (1985) 22 (4): 469–483.
Published: 01 November 1985
...Jane Menken 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1985 1985 Infertility Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Marital Fertility Fertility Control Natural Fertility References Aral S. , & Cates W. ( 1983 ). The increasing concern with infertility: Why now...
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Demography (1991) 28 (2): 229–247.
Published: 01 May 1991
... as a Function of Age . New England Journal of Medicine , 307 , 404 – 6 . 10.1056/NEJM198202183060706 Frank , O. ( 1983 ). Infertility in Sub-Saharan Africa . New York : The Population Council . Henin , R. A. , Korten , A. , & Werner , L.H. ( 1982 ). Evaluation of Birth...
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Demography (2021) 58 (4): 1347–1371.
Published: 01 August 2021
... individuals' control over fertility decisions by providing infertile couples with the opportunity to have and raise children. The use of medically assisted reproduction (MAR) techniques—for example, ovulation induction, artificial insemination, and in vitro fertilization (IVF)—has increased rapidly...
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Demography (1989) 26 (2): 185–201.
Published: 01 May 1989
... du Cameroon 1978. Rapport Principal . 1983. Huddersfield, U.K.: Charlesworth. Flinn , M. ( 1981 ). The European Demographic System, 1500–1820 . Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press . Frank , O. ( 1983 ). Infertility in sub-Saharan Africa: Estimates and implications...
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Demography (2023) 60 (4): 1163–1179.
Published: 01 August 2023
... of infertility, with higher prevalence of both primary and secondary infertility in LMICs than in high-income countries ( Mascarenhas et al. 2012 .) Reasons for these differences are not clear but may relate to differences in exposure to untreated reproductive tract infections ( Larsen 2000 ), HIV infection...
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Demography (1978) 15 (1): 75–86.
Published: 01 February 1978
...- ception, information is available from the 1970 NFS birth histories regarding the number of infertile pregnancies in each interbirth interval. Although infertile pregnancies tend to be reported less re- liably than fertile pregnancies (Bumpass and Westoff, 1970), we have decided to use this information...
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Demography (2015) 52 (4): 1195–1217.
Published: 08 July 2015
... branch of research has examined the impact of state-mandated insurance coverage of infertility treatments on treatment utilization and birth rates. Bitler and Schmidt ( 2006 ) found no evidence that the mandates increase treatment utilization for the overall population of women aged 15–44, but Henne...
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Demography (1989) 26 (3): 425–437.
Published: 01 August 1989
.... , Prentice , A. M. , & Whitehead , R. G. ( 1984 ). The effect of improved nutrition on plasma prolactin concentrations and postpartum infertility in lactating Gambian women . American Journal of Clinical Nutrition , 39 , 227 – 235 . Lunn , P. G. , Watkinson , M. , Prentice...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 281–313.
Published: 18 December 2014
... as the instrumental variable. Subfecundity is defined as having fewer children than desired for reasons that are not in any way linked to motivations or behaviors. Thus, subfecundity captures both secondary sterility or infertility (having some children and then no longer being able to conceive) and pregnancy...
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Demography (1982) 19 (1): 53–63.
Published: 01 February 1982
... Celso-Ramon , & Krieger Abba M. ( 1979 ). Infertility and Age at First Coitus: A Possible Relationship . Journal of Biosocial Science , 11 , 425 – 432 . 10.1017/S0021932000012505 Damon A. , Damon S. T. , Reed R. B. , & Valadian I. ( 1969 ). Age at Menarche...
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Demography (1974) 11 (4): 641–656.
Published: 01 November 1974
... women. There was no infertility among the 39 women who were married at 15 years or younger, and the infertility among those married at 16-19 years was slightly less than that among women married at 20-23 years. Other data, not shown, give the mean number of living children for our respondents currently...
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Demography (1991) 28 (4): 513–533.
Published: 01 November 1991
... . Population and Development Review , 12 , 267 – 93 . 10.2307/1973111 Heuser , Robert ( 1976 ). Fertility Tables for Birth Cohorts by Color: United States, 1917–73 . Washington, DC : U.S. Government Printing Office . Kalmuss , Debra S ( 1987 ). The Use of Infertility Services among...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 295–320.
Published: 01 February 2021
... statistical significance at p < .05. a Round 1 follow-up values are weighted for loss to follow-up using inverse propensity scores. The analysis excludes women who were using contraception at Round 1, women self-reporting to be infertile ( n = 37), and women with discordant calendar and Round 1...
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