Harvard Women's Health Watch

Ask the doctors: Should my doctor take out my ovaries during my hysterectomy?

Ask the doctor Q. My daughter is 42 and pregnant. She has had one miscarriage. Iíve read that progesterone may help prevent another one. Should she take it? A. Miscarriage is more common as women get older, and for women in their 40s, over 40% of pregnancies end in miscarriage. The vast majority of the time, there is nothing that a woman or her doctor can do to change this…

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