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Is there a link between infertility and child educational outcomes?

20:00 EDT 4 Jun 2017 | AAAS

(University of Illinois at Chicago) Findings from study co-authored by a University of Illinois at Chicago sociologist suggest that involuntary childlessness prior to either a first or a second birth is associated with lower academic achievement -- both test scores and grade point average -- at age 16, even if the period of infertility was prior to a sibling's birth rather than the child's own.

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