[19]           Researchers discovered that women have always had a higher life expectancy than men, ever since such data could be collected.

   Except among child-bearing age group.

   Even today bearing a child is the sixth most common cause of death among women age 20 to 34 in the United States.

   (A personal note: my husband didn’t agree with me that this is a good enough reason not to have children. I had more good reasons, but he didn’t agree with any of them. I guess this too did not contribute to our domestic bliss.)

 

Have you got good reasons for NOT having children?