My mother was 39 when she conceived her first and only child - me. I should have been born in October 1948, however, whilst on a July holiday at her sister's house, Mum became quite poorly with toxaemia - now called pre-eclampsia
It has been reported in the media today that adults born prematurely tend to have decreased academic abilities in school than their full term peers, resulting in fewer educational qualifications, and subsequent decreased wealth in adulthood due to being employed in lower status jobs.
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