Digital technology and smartphones in particular have transformed many aspects of our society, including how people seek out and establish romantic relationships.
Chromosomal differences such as Down Syndrome can be detected prenatally, and other developmental disabilities can be predicted with varying rates of accuracy based on the parents’ genetic history and previous children.
Other parents may not discover their child’s special needs until the child is a few years old, or even starting school.
Online dating use among 55- to 64-year-olds has also risen substantially since the last Pew Research Center survey on the topic.
Today, 12% of 55- to 64-year-olds report ever using an online dating site or mobile dating app versus only 6% in 2013.
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