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i'm almost 39

I'm almost 39 and am thinking alot about maybe trying to have our second child. My son is soon to be 8. It took us 5 1/2 years into our marriage to get preganant the first time. I take nothing for protection. My husband is on anti-rejection meds and i always worry that with my age and the meds that he takes would we be risking the health of the child. Just wondering.

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sonsmom

Asked by sonsmom at 4:53 PM on Sep. 10, 2010 in Trying to Conceive

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  • Your age might but not his health or meds will affect anything
    BeautytheBeast

    Answer by BeautytheBeast at 4:57 PM on Sep. 10, 2010

  • I would talk with your dr. Nothing wrong with having a baby at 30 or 40.
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 6:39 PM on Sep. 10, 2010

  • be careful is all i have to say
    pinkdena

    Answer by pinkdena at 7:58 PM on Sep. 10, 2010

  • My mom had me at 38 and my cousin had her son at 44. I would just try to get pregnant. Just think about it there are woman who get are partiers and get drunk and surprise they are pregnant. There babies end up fine.
    nessy1980

    Answer by nessy1980 at 7:59 PM on Sep. 10, 2010

  • If you want to start trying I would immediately. Your age is going to be a big factor in trying to conceive definitely ask you doctor for advice!
    Mrs.Josiewood

    Answer by Mrs.Josiewood at 3:44 PM on Sep. 11, 2010

  • It's best to talk with your doctors about possible side effects and risks.
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 1:35 AM on Sep. 12, 2010

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