Is late pregnancy really dangerous, like
Do doctors say? Is it true that late children are happier and
talented, as psychologists say? We will understand the myths and facts about
late childbirth in this article.
In Soviet times, a young mother over 25 years old was called
�“Aging”, which was, of course, offensive to women.
Now public opinion has changed, now even after 35 years
not at all shamefully planning a child. Future moms and
progressive doctors are actively adopting western experience, because in the US and
Europe, motherhood in adulthood is common. True in
There are still many myths and prejudices in our country.
All of them are really groundless or some are
- After 30 years it is harder to get pregnant than at 20.
By and large, this is true: with age, the number of ovulations
decreases, and not every cycle leaves the egg. Only have
one “but” – the period of fertility is purely individual: there are women
in which menopause occurs in 40 years, but others may
get pregnant even at 50.
- The older the woman, the harder the leak
pregnancy. It’s not a fact that in 40 years the future state of health
mothers will be worse than 20. All pregnancies are individual, in each
case may be their pitfalls. Only one can not
Doubt: with age, more and more ailments and
chronic diseases, and they will certainly appear during
carrying a child. Most often women who become pregnant in
Mature people complain of varicose veins, hemorrhoids, hypertension and others.
problems with the cardiovascular system, endocrine pathologies,
metabolic disorders, diseases of the spine and joints.
- Late pregnancy and childbirth rejuvenate
woman Yes, they really rejuvenate, but only in
psychologically. A new mother feels a surge of strength
a surge of positive emotions, she has a lot of important
affairs, as well as the realization of why and for whom she now lives.
Indeed, with a child, a person as if returns to his childhood – to
once favorite books, toys, creative activities. All this
improves mood, fills life with joy. That’s just
physical condition after pregnancy and childbirth improves only in
isolated cases. Some mothers say that their skin has become
look better, allergies have gone away, or even asthma has returned to normal
hormonal balance. However, most often the birth of a child does not
affects physical health or, conversely, to a certain extent
wears out the body.
- Childbirth in adulthood pass with
complications. Except manifested during pregnancy
diseases, a woman may face new problems after
the appearance of crumbs on the light. As skin and muscles become less
elastic, therefore gaps during childbirth are possible. because of
age changes in the bones appear pain in the spine, because
after the birth of the baby, a sharp shift of the center of gravity takes place
body. Often against the background of late pregnancy and childbirth arise and
disruption of the hormonal system.
- Late pregnancy increases the risk of developing
diseases of the fetus. Unfortunately, this is a scientifically proven fact.
Scientists confirm that 40-year-old women have children with genetic
diseases really are born more often than 25 year olds. Yet
statistics are encouraging: only 3% of babies who were born by mothers
older than 40 years, revealed Down syndrome. Various pathologies may
provoke and intrauterine hypoxia, if the expectant mother
impaired blood circulation, and insufficient intake of beneficial
substances. Therefore, all pregnant women must adhere to
healthy lifestyle and in time observed by a gynecologist.
- Maternity closer to 40 years – conscious. By
According to psychologists, a modern woman becomes ready to become
Mom only 32 years old, not before. There is a logic to this: if a woman
make a career, firmly stand up, will feel
morally, financially secure and make an informed decision to give birth,
chances are she will show wisdom and patience in
child rearing. However, there are exceptions: mothers of mature
age can be plagued by fears related to health and
safety crumbs, and some of them prone to depression, and
perceive the birth of a baby as a sign of their offensive
- Byсле поздних родов трудно вернуть былые
forms. This is also more of a prejudice than the truth. WITH
age really becomes more difficult to tighten sagging
skin on the abdomen and chest. But you can always lose extra weight – it was
would desire. The claim that the postpartum completeness is to blame
hormones are just an excuse for moms who don’t want to do
efforts and in something to limit yourself. If weight gain is not caused
serious pathology, then proper nutrition, fitness and healthy
Lifestyle will help to return prenatal forms and even become more
slimmer – losing weight after childbirth.
- Byздние дети счастливее и талантливее. it
The statement, though controversial, but still not an absolute myth. Moms in
Mature years have the opportunity to spend more time with children
than 20 year olds. They find it easier to retire and focus only on
child, they no longer need noisy parties, they do not lose heart because
that are forced to stay at home while friends continue to live
active life. As a result, the toddler gets more of her mother’s
love, care, caress, walk with him more often in the open air, play
educational games, read, chat. What else does a baby need to
grow happy and contented life?
In general, it can be argued that with the current level of development
medicine and society, adulthood is quite
normal phenomenon. It is only important to approach it from all
Responsibility: pre-screened by a doctor, normalize
food and sleep, monitor your health. During
pregnancy should be regularly visited by the gynecologist,
pass all tests, do ultrasound and, of course, continue
adhere to a healthy lifestyle.
We also read:
- What is dangerous late pregnancy
- 5 dangers of late pregnancy
Pregnancy после сорока лет: чего бояться
Pregnancy после 40 лет
The topic is discussed by the gynecologist Bakhtiyarov Kamil Rafaelevich and
Cardiologist Maria Vyacheslavovna Decalina. They talk about the flow
pregnancy at this age: