Tag: mothers over 40

In Defence of Becoming a Mother at 50

A female boss taking maternity leave at age 50 is big news. So big it’s announced on the London stock exchange. Has a male boss ever had to tell investors he’s becoming a father in his fifth decade? Not likely. Well he doesn’t need to take any time off work, does he? Laura Wade Gery’s […]

New figures on mothers over forty

The number of women becoming pregnant at 40 and over has more than doubled in the past two decades. This article appeared in the Sunday Express and guess who was interviewed for it? Baby boom for older mothers THE NUMBER of women becoming pregnant at 40 and over has more than doubled in the past […]