I am pregnant for the first time and im a little scared cause im 44 45 in 2 weeks and i have heard that when women get pregnant at my age the baby doesnt become healthy that the baby will have problems now does that happen with all women my age?
Answer by robinann5 at 10:36 AM on Jul. 26, 2009
You really need to consult your doctor about this. The older you are the riskier the pregnancy is.
Answer by louise2 at 10:13 AM on Jul. 26, 2009
Answer by Skye-Angel at 10:14 AM on Jul. 26, 2009
I have a friend who was pregnant with her one and only son when she was 44. Her son is now in 4th grade, reading at an 8th grade level. He is involved in many sports and is in the gifted program. So, no, the age does not effect every child, however, there is a greater risk at that age. I agree with the pp, talk with your doctor about your concerns.
Answer by JeremysMom at 10:16 AM on Jul. 26, 2009
Answer by Gelijones at 10:41 AM on Jul. 26, 2009
Answer by StefanieN84 at 11:25 AM on Jul. 26, 2009
Answer by Emuu at 11:27 AM on Jul. 26, 2009
Answer by zoejains_momma at 12:32 AM on Jul. 27, 2009