3 doctors weighed in:

How to deal with baby lust of 40yo wife?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Open dialogue

The pros & cons of motherhood at any age can benefit from information from a number of sources.
Pregnancy @40 has a 1/100 chance of down syndrome.Being emotionally ready to deal with a normal newborn at any age much less one with a problem is one only a couple can decide.Assemble facts, share all your concerns, explore any alternatives with help of a counselor. Mom had my little sis @ 42(surprise).

In brief: Open dialogue

The pros & cons of motherhood at any age can benefit from information from a number of sources.
Pregnancy @40 has a 1/100 chance of down syndrome.Being emotionally ready to deal with a normal newborn at any age much less one with a problem is one only a couple can decide.Assemble facts, share all your concerns, explore any alternatives with help of a counselor. Mom had my little sis @ 42(surprise).
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Shontae Buffington
Board Certified, Pediatrics
13 years in practice
846K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors