“So, here’s my prediction: Barring any unforeseen health issues, the royal couple are at ideal ages to conceive and could have a child as early as May of 2012 if they choose to pursue that path. If I’m right, maybe I’ll get invited to meet the Queen,” said Dr. Manny Alvares, Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Science at Hackensack University Medical Center.
Well, the reality is that Kate Middleton is 29 and William is 28, and this is the ideal time to have a baby –especially if they are planning on having more than one child.
There are several factors that cause a woman’s fertility is reduced, such as reduced number of egg cells, decrease in egg quality, as well as the emergence of general health problems due to age factor, such as hypertension, endometriosis, or diabetes. Another factor affecting fertility is stress, including financial stress, career and relationship with spouse.