The rise of single motherhood

single motherhood

Due to current changes in society and work environment, an increasing number of women decide to have a child and face the motherhood path on their own despite not having a partner. There are several reasons such as personal, sentimental or professional issues that lead women to make this decision. Generally, the age is a common factor between them because they are all over 35 that is the moment in which they do not want to delay their biological clock anymore.

The model of a single-parent family is a trend in Spain, a thoughtful choice made by those women who decide to conceive without a partner through the aid of assisted reproduction. There is a clear increase in fertility techniques which are adapte