What Things Put a Woman at High Risk for Miscarriages?

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A lot of women today experience many miscarriages without even knowing it happened, if only all women had that experience there would be no grief. What things put a woman at high risk for miscarriages? Miscarriages

This paper is about miscarriages (Spontaneous abortion). Miscarriage is the loss of a pregnancy in the first 20 weeks. About 10 to 20 percent of known pregnancies end in spontaneous abortion, and more than 80 % of these losses happen before 12 weeks. A lot of women today experience miscarriages without even knowing it has happened, if only all women had that experience there would be no grief. But that is not the case. So what things put a woman at high risk for miscarriages? It could be age if a older women gets pregnant and has a miscarriage, the egg is too old and there is a malfunction in the DNA make up, a young girl who’s body has not matured enough to process a strong enough egg, the women who abuses drugs, than there is the more severe cases such as illnesses and diseases and then there is the women who may have been exposed to a STD’s and it has caused her to become unfertile. It has been found that 30 to 50 % of fertilized eggs are lost before or during the process of implantation often so early that a woman goes on to get her period at about the expected time. If only this could happen to all women who have a spontaneous abortion (miscarriage) it would save so many mixed emotions.…

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