Everything You Need To Know About Aging, Family Planning And Parenting

Tips and advice on fertility and parenting at every stage of your life.
09/27/2018 03:50pm ET | Updated September 27, 2018
Doctors share what you need to know about contraception and getting pregnant in the future.
Experts explain what you should know about the process before you do it.
Listen up, guys: Your sperm count may depend on your underwear.
Everyone agrees they should start trying for a baby before it gets hard. But, as shown by a recent survey, no one knows when that is.
Parenthood is often seen as a moral imperative, according to new research.
Amemoir explores what it’s like to be a woman whose life has “officially become the wrong answer” to the question of what made it worth living.
"You know there’s a problem when the mother of a 28-year-old calls to schedule a therapy consultation for her son."
Children of older mothers are less likely to face harsh discipline, and more likely to thrive.
One doctor had the gall to call me a “geriatric mother.” I wanted to punch him in his kidney. I think he could tell, because he followed up with, “I know it sounds strange, but that’s what they call it.”
CDC data also showed that the mean age of a first-time mom rose to 28.