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Be honest, do you think that 44 is too old to try and have another baby?

Here is the story, several miscarriages in my late 20's and early 30's,, completely gave up, and at 38 had my son.,,no problems,, I was so thankful to have him that I was afraid to try again, now I am kind of having baby fever,,so yes or no?

 
kimigogo

Asked by kimigogo at 9:16 AM on Jun. 30, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • my mother was 45 when she gave birth to me, here she is..she's almost 75...LOVE my sweet mom! She is a bit sad because we're about to fly back home...

    samurai_chica

    Answer by samurai_chica at 9:28 AM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • Honestly...no I don't think its too old! Any aged woman can be an amazing mother! Good Luck!♥
    SuperrMommyy

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 9:17 AM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • No, it is not good luck and God Bless u all!!!
    dancer

    Answer by dancer at 9:23 AM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • If you want to have another baby and the doc says go for it, then go for it! Good luck to you!
    BryRon

    Answer by BryRon at 9:25 AM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • Bring it on! I'm trying to get pregnant too in my late 30's.
    emmyandlisa

    Answer by emmyandlisa at 9:26 AM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • Not too old! I know lots of mamas who have! Good luck to you!
    Gingerwheel

    Answer by Gingerwheel at 9:26 AM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • nope my mom was 42 when she had me :)
    myboysRmyhero

    Answer by myboysRmyhero at 10:27 AM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • I dont think its to old.. as long as you feel up to it and feel like your healthy enough to make / have another child then its all up to you. dont let anyone get you down if its what you want and makes you happy I say go for it... Good luck and lots of baby dust
    mommato2boys79

    Answer by mommato2boys79 at 12:00 PM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • Go for it! I had my twins at age 45 after having DD at 37.  I'm now 52.

    JSD24

    Answer by JSD24 at 9:26 AM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • No. When I was in my 20s I thought that anything over 35 was too old. But after having my 5th at 36, I think that older moms are amazing and considering they are generally more patient and in much better financial position to have a baby - I say go for it! (Also factored in to my decision is the fact that of the two moms I know with kids with Down Syndrome - they were both in their 20s when they had their babies)
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 9:27 AM on Jun. 30, 2011

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