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Fast Facts on Families: Older Moms Trending

Posted by Joanne Tabares on

When I was a child, most families had two parents and one income earner.  My folks were married with a home and three kids by the time my mom was 23.  But families are changing in the new millennium.  According to the CDC, women are waiting much longer to have children these days.  In an article by U.S. News, "The number of mothers having babies even later in life also drew the average up. From 2000 to 2014, the proportion of first births to women aged 30 to 34 increased 28 percent, and those among women over age 35 went up 23...

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