O nce upon a time, getting married and starting a family in your 20s was the norm, but these days people are choosing to have children much later in life — especially men. The number of men having children over 50 has risen by almost two-thirds in the past 16 years, according to the Office for National Statistics. This means the number of teenagers with fathers collecting their pensions will shoot up. Or indeed to grow up as the child of a much older parent? We asked our readers to share their experiences.
Average Age Of First-Time Moms Keeps Climbing In The U.S.
Republish our articles for free, online or in print, under Creative Commons licence. Yet sometimes, these relationships end. You might assume that a mom would sever ties with her child because he or she started committing crimes or became addicted to drugs.
Most of this debate has been focused exclusively on western societies Koo and Wong These two societies provide an interesting case for comparison. Their histories are intertwined, with the legacy of British colonialism leaving its mark on Hong Kong.