Headline News for Midlife Moms and Dads


How Older Parenthood Will Upend American Society

I’m 51 and pregnant!  Single later mom shares… (NY Post)

Test Tube Baby Boom (USA Today)

How Long Can You Wait to Have a Baby (The Atlantic)

ABC News:  Oldest U.S. Mom of Twins Is 65 and ‘More Excited’ Than Ever 

Time Magazine: Older Dads – Autism and Schizophrenia? 

More Jewish Women Opting for Single Motherhood

Faith Salie on Her First Mother’s Day as a Later Mom (CBS)

Irish Independent: Women Staying in School Longer

Aisha Tyler Shares on The Talk Her Fertility Challenges (CBS)

Fox News: Advanced Maternal Age and Health of Kids

People Magazine: Leigh-Allyn Baker, 40, Has a Boy

CNN: Moms and Botox  

Yahoo: Alanis Morisette on Postpartum Depression

CBS News:  Common Myths About Having a Child Later in Life

The Paramus Post:  Myths About Later Motherhood

 The New York Times:  “Can a Mom Get a Break?”

ABC News:  NYC Mayor Bloomberg- Breastfeeding vs. Formula

People Magazine:  A Working Mom on Nursing – Reality Check

Middletown Journal: Age is No Object

Daily Mail: Alanis Morissette on Breastfeeding 

KGW-Portland, OR: Later Moms Fertility Testing

The Oakland Press: Moms Rally Against Deadly Chemicals 

MSNBC.com:More Older Moms Don’t Stop With One Baby, New Study Finds

Babble.com:  Celebrity Parents on Autism Awareness

The Herald Tribune: Genetic Clues to Autism

Malta Today: Autism and Older Parents

Autism Linked to Obesity (USA Today)

Who woulda thunk?! (New York Post)

SOUND OFF: 53 And Pregnant! How Old Is Too Old?  (CBS – NY)

Parents of a Certain Age (NY Magazine)

Jewel & Ty Murray: We’re Having a Baby (People)

Sir Elton John and David Furnish are Dads (The Independent)

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban Parents Again (People)

Baby Born to John Travolta, 53, and Kelly Preston, 48 (ABC News)

Christina Applegate Has a Baby Girl (People)

Study: 1 in 7 U.S. Babies Born to Moms 35+ (CBS News)

Woman from India is oldest to give birth to triplets at 66 (BioNews)

Britain’s oldest in-vitro mom (NY Daily News)

Woman, 49, oldest in-vitro pregnancy (NY Post)

Hollywood’s Midlife Baby Boom (More.com)

Midlife Baby Boom: Famous Moms Over 40 (Newsweek)

‘Spotlight to Nightlight’: Mid-Life Motherhood (Yahoo)

Lisa Loeb Expecting First Child (Access Hollywood)

Kara DioGuardi New Mom Removes Uterus Due to Cancer Gene (OnTheRedCarpet.com)

Olympian Shannon Miller Pregnant (People.com)

Maya Rudolph Expecting Fourth Child (UsMagazine.com)

Penelope Cruz Shows Off Baby Bump (UsMagazine.com)

Huma Abedin and Anthony Weiner Welcome Baby Boy (NY Post.com)

Simon Cowell to Be a Later Dad  (Us Magazine.com)

Aspiring Later Mom Jo Frost of Super Nanny Considers Adoption (Daily Mail)

Actress Kim Fields (Facts of Life), 44, Expecting Second Child (Eonline.com)

Samantha Harris, Later Mom (with her second child), former co-host, Dancing with the Stars, Battles Breast Cancer (CBS News)

Janet Jackson & Husband Consider Adoption (usmagazine.com)

Today Show Host Savannah Guthrie Married and Pregnant (LA Times)

Older Parents – Older GrandParents (WSJ)

47 Year Old Mom Gives Birth to Twins (Daily Mail)

Jimmy Kimmel to Become a Later Dad (ABC)

Laura Linney, 49, Becomes a Mother (Cafemom.com)

Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman Become Parents (Eonline.com)

Elizabeth Banks: ‘Now I’m Really A Mom!’ (justjared.com)

Gwen Stefani Flaunts Baby Bump (EOnline.com)

Rachel Zoe Expecting Second Chlld (People.com)

Thalia Partners with Gilt City and Writes Children’s Book (Latina.com)

Drew Barrymore Expecting Second Child at Age 38 (Daily News)

Pregnant Kerry Washington Hosts Saturday Night Live (SNL) (UsMagazine.com)

Fergie and Josh Duhamel Welcome a Baby Boy (Usmagazine.com)

Elizabeth Berkley Welcomes a Baby Boy (JustJared.com)

Joan Lunden Talks About Caretaking (More magaqine)

Actress Poppy Montgomery, 37, Introduces Baby Daughter (DailyMail)

Jimmy Fallon and Wife Become Later Parents (ABC News)

Michelle Monaghan Pregnant with Second Child (USA Today)

Halle Berry Pregnant with Second Child at Age 46 (CNN.com)

Sofia Vergara Using a Surrogate (Hollywoodlife.com)

Alyssa Milano welcomes baby boy (mnn.com)

Nia Vardalos’s road to fame, motherhood, weight loss (The Boston Globe)

Sarah Jessica Parker Expecting Twins (People)

Molly Ringwald Pregnant With Twins and to Write a 40 Something Book (Contact Music)

Vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin balances work, motherhood (Dallas News)

Funny Girl: Molly Shannon (NY Post)

Three movies and an empty nest for Sigourney Weaver (USA Today)

Giada De Laurentiis has a baby girl! (Today.com)


Courtney Thorne-Smith has a baby boy
(MSNBC)


Nancy Grace: Motherhood Won’t Soften Me
(ABC News)


CNN’s Nancy Grace Has Twins
(The Star)


Study: Older mothers may live longer
(UPI)


Pregnancy not any easier for women over 40 – VIDEO
(MSN)


Is 40 too old to have a baby? – VIDEO
(MSN)


Having kids at 40 
(MSNBC.com)


Mary-Louise Parker adopts a child from Africa
(People)


Halle Berry pregnant with first child
(Detroit Free Press)


60-year-old Mom did this ‘to help others’ – VIDEO
(MSN)


At last, a baby for Kelly (Klein) after all these years
(NY Post)

 

INFERTILITY IN THE NEWS


Report: High-fat dairy diet may aid fertility for some
(USA Today)

Motherhood inching later in life (USA Today)


Mother, May I? Late Motherhood Emerges
(WebMD)


Two new magazines offer advice about infertility and motherhood later in life
(US News)


Mid-Life Motherhood
(DukeHealth.org)

Elizabeth Gregory: Ready or Not? (Huffington Post)