Dating an older man how old is too old
However, considering that the rate of divorce for all couples in western countries has been hovering at around 50 percent since the 1970's, I don't think that we can call the Emory findings conclusive on this matter.
Indeed, even couples with a 10 year age difference divorce at a rate that is lower than the average rate for all couples.
By starting families in their thirties, forties and beyond, men could be increasing the chances that their children will develop autism, schizophrenia and other diseases often linked to new mutations.
“The older we are as fathers, the more likely we will pass on our mutations,” says lead author Kári Stefánsson, chief executive of de CODE Genetics in Reykjavik.
So, according to the formula, the oldest acceptable age for you to date would be 30, and the age gap between you would be 8 years.Will they open a floodgate of men in their twenties and early thirties racing to stand under the wedding canopy and start families as soon as possible?There are many reasons why I think men should not wait until their late thirties and beyond to marry.Unfortunately for them, and for the women, most of the over forty crowd don’t exactly fit the bill.