Pregnancy at the age 35 or above is generally considered to be an advanced maternal age (AMA) pregnancy. Number of women with AMA pregnancy is rising every year, particularly in resource-rich countries.
Scientists and doctors with excellent contributions to reproductive health in Việt Nam on Saturday were given Achievement Awards.
Preeclampsia is a condition which can not be avoidable for some pregnant women. It also is the second leading cause for maternal mortality in the world and in Việt Nam.
Doctors at the Maternity Hospital in the southern province of Cần Thơ saved the lives of two premature babies, Nguyễn Thị Ngọc Hà, deputy head of the Newborn Department, said.