Are Today's Women Waiting too Long to Have Children?


Michael Soules
*President, American Society of Reproductive Medicine
*Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Amy Allina
*Program & Policy Director, National Women's Health Network, (a women health advocacy group)

Laurie Andrews
*Director for Science, Law and Technology, Illinois Institute for Technology
*Author, Age of Clone (Henry Holt, 2000)

Nancy London
*Author, Hot Flashes, Warm Bottles: First-Time Mothers Over Forty (Celestial Arts, 2001)

Madonna, Susan Sarandon and Jane Seymour are over forty women who have recently had children. But doctors say they're the exception ...not the rule. Fertility slows with age and women who delay getting pregnant can't always count on reproductive technology to beat their biological clock. Juan Williams talks with fertility experts about how long is TOO long to wait to get pregnant.



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