WTVO/Eyewitness News: Maternal Fetal Physician Discusses Pregnancy Over 35

MercyHealth Maternal Fetal Health Physician Discusses Pregnancy Risks Over 35

ROCKFORD – MercyHealth Maternal Fetal Health Physician, Funminiyi Taylor, discusses pregnancy after 35. She tackles questions some women may have who are considering getting pregnant.

The most common outcome if your expecting late in life is a normal pregnancy, but there is a greater risk of  complications. If you are one of the fewer women who have complications, you will be monitored closely.

One in six deliveries are in women over the age of 35. Watch the video for information on nutrition and lifestyle changes if you are considering pregnancy.

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