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biological clock is ticking

Of a woman, there is a limited amount of time in which to be able to conceive a child. I've been very successful in my career and want to see it to its fullest, but I would also love to have kids, and I know my biological clock is ticking. For women who may want to have children, their biological clocks are always ticking—a concern that men never have to worry about.
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Louise, who is about to launch her own make-up range, said that she is under a bit of pressure since her biological clock is ticking away.
New Yorker Julie (Westfeldt) is becoming uncomfortably aware that her biological clock is ticking louder and louder and cannot help but notice that her best female friends are having kids one after the other.
I feel very guilty because she's a slightly older than me at 38 and says her biological clock is ticking.
It's ironic that in this, the third series of the gritty detective drama co-starring Robson Green, Carol becomes very aware that her biological clock is ticking.
Oncologist Dr Hamish Wallace, from the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh, one of the researchers who made the breakthrough, said: 'In essence, it means we now have the potential to be able to tell a woman how fast her biological clock is ticking and how much time she has before it will run down.
Her biological clock is ticking and her ex-husband community activist Keith Rawlings who is newly married wants her back.
The She Wolf star admits her biological clock is ticking and she's desperate to start a family.
Her biological clock is ticking, and he kept hitting the snooze button.
In essence, we have the potential to tell a woman how fast her biological clock is ticking and how much time she has before it runs down.