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Old 11-19-2011, 02:00 PM   #1
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35 & older..Please Read...

Im 35 and just found out Im pregnant with my 4th child..My other children are 17,12 & 2 all our in perfect health. My family has me freak out about birth defects because of my age...Should I be? I read on the internet At age 35, the risk is one in 400 of my baby having down syndrome...wih all the babies being born each day..WOW that just sounds like a good chance..??

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Old 11-19-2011, 05:54 PM   #2
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Re: 35 & older..Please Read...

I had my youngest son when I was 39 and he is very healthy. I know a lot of people over 35 who have had healthy kids. Try not to listen to negative comments and enjoy your pregnancy.

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