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28 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 10 November 2011

Extraordinary personal stories from around the world.

Today, the pleasure and pain of being an older mother. In 2008, Susan Tollefsen became Britain's oldest first time mother at the age of 57.

Also, the 12 year search launched by a Chinese man to reunite a photo he bought in a market with its rightful owner.

  • What is society's problem with elderly mothers?

    What is society's problem with elderly mothers?

    A 59-year-old plans to have a baby through IVF but is there really any reason why we should have a problem with the idea, asks medical ethicist Daniel Sokol

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