Conversations For Older Moms To Have With Their Obs

Women who are pregnant at age 35 or older are often said to be of "advanced maternal age." This may seem a little off-putting at first. But you should not let the terminology alarm you too much. Older women can and do have completely healthy pregnancies, giving birth to healthy babies. There are just a few risks that increase as you grow older, and a few more things to be aware of.