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Taking care during late-in-life pregnancies

Famous older moms like Brigitte Nielsen, 54, have put pregnancies later in life into the spotlight.

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - In this week's Sandwich Generation a look at later-in-life pregnancies.

Last week 54-year-old actress Brigitte Nielsen gave birth to a five pound nine ounce baby girl. She joins a growing list of stars, like Janet Jackson, who are having babies in their 40s and 50s.

While it seems to be more common, there are risks to consider. Dr. Don Wothe a high-risk pregnancy specialist with Allina Health provides some insight.