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New Brunswick, NJ
A 37-year-old female asked:

I'm 37yrs old and if im considering having another baby in about 3yrs is this okand would i be considered high risk due to age?

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Dr. Chloeanne Georgia
18 years experience
Yes and yes.: Yes, "advanced maternal age" as it is called, is when the mother is age 35 or older at the time of giving birth to her baby. That being said, I have seen women who have had healthy babies after age 40. Hope that helps!
Last updated Feb 11, 2015

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