Quoting Monkey Nuts:" What are your thoughts on people 40+ ttc a child? Do you look at a man having another child at 50 vs ... [snip!] ... being an older parent, outweigh the cons? Would you try for a child at 40+? Do you think there should be an age limit on ART?"
Quoting Butterbeer:" My only concern is the woman's health. It becomes more risky as you age. But I don't really think anything ... [snip!] ... I wouldn't try for a child not at 40 not now, lol. I'm ok with one. What are the 'pros' and 'cons' of being an older parent?"
Quoting Amelia Margaret:" Pros - More likely to be financially stable, place a higher value on education, and have a stable marriage ... [snip!] ... marriage Cons - Less likely to enjoy grandchildren, much more difficult pregnancies (in my case anyway), high risk pregnancy"
Quoting Butterbeer:" The cons I can see them but I can also see people with those same pros before their 40s."