Helen Mirren on Not-Motherhood: 'I Never Felt the Need for a Child'

Dame Helen Mirren looks absolutely radiant on the cover of the new issue of AARP The Magazine, and inside, she reveals that she doesn't regret that she never became a mother. » 5/29/14 2:00pm 5/29/14 2:00pm

When Motherhood Never Happens

Cameron Diaz, one of the many castmembers in What To Expect When You're Expecting, is 39 years old, unmarried, and childless. No kids. She didn't know it was going to be this way. » 5/08/12 5:20pm 5/08/12 5:20pm

Stigma Against Childlessness Could Hurt Women's Health

A new study shows that women without kids may have poorer health than moms do, and bias against childlessness could be part of the reason why. » 11/25/11 2:45pm 11/25/11 2:45pm

Daily Mail Makes Up Childless Woman's Story

Turns out the Daily Mail made up large chunks of Laura Scott's article on her childlessness, including the statement, "not having kids is the best thing I've ever done," and a story about a friend who doesn't even exist. [ChildlessByChoiceProject] » 10/08/09 3:30pm 10/08/09 3:30pm

Helen Mirren Gets It: For Many Women, Having Kids Can Suck

Helen Mirren recently explained that part of the reason she never wanted children is that the mere thought of childbirth makes her want to vomit. Offensive to some, for sure, but surprising? Not really. A new study being published in the November issue of the Journal of Marriage and Family reaches the conclusion that… » 10/23/07 4:00pm 10/23/07 4:00pm