Dr Oz: Fertility Treatment Health Risks: Down Syndrome


Dr Oz: Fertility Treatments Risks

Dr Oz spoke about a variety of Fertility Treatments, but what are the risks involved with them?  Dr. Evelyn Minaya, Ob/gyn, told Doctor Oz that there may be major health risks if a woman waits longer to have children. As we mature, our chances for such diseases as diabetes increase. Older women should be more concerned about not carrying to term and having premature babies. Because the eggs are more mature, the risk of Down Syndrome increases.

Dr Oz: Down Syndrome Risk

– 1 in 1400 for down syndrome if conceived in yours 20s

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