Well, it may be snowing in the UK, but we’ve got one thing over Singapore. Their advertising.
1 out of 3 women over 35 will have problems conceiving, 2 out of 3 women over the age of 40 will not be able to conceive at all. These facts are worth knowing if you want a family but leave it late – and education is obviously important.There’s nothing wrong with encouraging people to have babies early. But if you or your partner are struggling with fertility issues, the government’s latest campaign might just
RIP OUT YOUR BEATING HEART touch a nerve.
That said, there are ways of raising awareness and I’m not sure this is it. There are all sorts of reasons why couples can’t conceive: many of which have nothing to do with choice. If you fall into this camp, you need support – not a fairy-tale goose lamenting her ‘old, rusty egg-making device’.