Health Warning For Youngest, Oldest Expectant Moms
By Mike Massey
New research has words of caution for the youngest and the oldest expectant moms. The study finds babies born to teenagers have a higher risk of premature birth. While babies born to women in their 40's have the highest risk of Caesarean deliveries and birth defects. More than half of the babies born to women over 40 are being delivered by C-section.
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