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In your 30s

Pregnancy > Health and Development > In your 30s

While it is vital that every woman take care of herself, eating healthy and exercising regularly, it is even more important when you are pregnant.

Getting pregnant in your 30s is now more popular than ever as the benefits of financial stability and maturity of your job may make it easier to take maternity leave.

Studies have recently shown that women who wait until their 30s live longer, end up having healthier babies and actually enjoy better health than younger or older women. However, the physical demands of pregnancy and looking after a newborn get harder as you get older, especially if you are juggling this with a demanding job. There is also a slightly increased risk of miscarriage and genetic disorders.

Provided you are in good physical condition and eat healthy there are lots of benefits to having a baby in your 30s.



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2 comments on this topic


Mammabear04 (529.4 days ago)
My last one was 38. Now here I am 39 and having anouther. I know it is my last so I hope for a girl but kinda expecting a boy.





Beckandmick (1099.6 days ago)
Hi there bit nervous at the age of 39 the last one was 5 years ago







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