Those were the ages of Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore when the couple tied the knot last year, making their highly publicized May-December romance official.
But new research is beginning to indicate that when it comes to fertility, older women in relationships with younger men may have a better shot at conceiving, either naturally or with the help of a fertility doctor.Mick Jagger might not have figured it out, but according to a study published in the 2008 Journal Psychology of Women Quarterly, women who were a decade or older than their partners were more satisfied and committed to their relationships than their female counterparts who were in a relationship with someone closer to their own age.One of the newest studies on the subject gives us the most hope: women who date younger men are often also linked to a higher success rate in their professional lives.According to dating website Toyboy Warehouse, 50 per cent of women dating younger men had managerial jobs.No, we’re not talking about in bed, we’re talking about the actual relationships themselves.
Although there used to be a certain stigma attached to age-gap relationships and their longevity, studies are now proving that on average, a relationship between an older woman and younger man lasts roughly two years."Humans are relatively flexible species," Michael R.Cunningham, Ph D, a psychologist in the department of communications at the University of Louisville, tells Web MD. You can override a lot of biology in pursuit of other goals." Interestingly, Cunningham did an unpublished study of 60 women in their 20s, 30s, and 40s, who were shown pictures of men aged to those decades. We should marry people within two years of our age.for the ladies to be dating someone a few years younger than them too. With more and more women following their hearts and doing whatever the heck they want in terms of their dating lives, it seems as though there are more reasons than ever to go for a younger guy.And now, thanks to several new studies, science seems to be behind it too.Also younger men are also slightly in awe of older women.