Saturday 20 October 2018

Katie Byrne: There’s a disconnect between scientific fact and wishful thinking when it comes to fertility

Under fire: Carrie Underwood was criticised for her comments
on having a second child. Photo: Getty Images for CMT
Under fire: Carrie Underwood was criticised for her comments on having a second child. Photo: Getty Images for CMT
Katie Byrne

Katie Byrne

What do you say to a 35-year-old woman who has yet to have children? Absolutely nothing - if the reaction to Carrie Underwood's recent interview is anything to go by.

The country singer is in hot water over comments she made about having a second child in the latest issue of Redbook.

"I'm 35, so we may have missed our chance to have a big family," she told the magazine. "We always talk about adoption and about doing it when our child or children are a little older," she added.

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