All posts tagged "maternal obesity"
- ‘Eating for Two’ During Pregnancy Increases Risk of Health Problems Among Children
Despite the common saying, pregnant women should not “eat for two.” Children born to mothers who gain too much weight during...NewsFebruary 17, 2015
- Combination of Early-Life Risk Factors Could Quadruple the Risk of Childhood Obesity
Obesity is a growing health problem among Americans of all ages including young children. The rate of childhood obesity has more...NewsFebruary 3, 2015
- Maternal Obesity Increases Infant Mortality
Obesity during pregnancy increases the risk of health problems such as hypertension, gestational diabetes, premature birth, and Cesarean section, all of...NewsDecember 3, 2014