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Overweight and Pregnant

In a recent New York Times article, Jane Brody writes about the dangers of obesity to pregnant women and their babies. Obesity affects 36 percent of women of childbearing age in the US and can cause numerous health problems during pregnancy, labor and delivery.

Health complications range from gestational diabetes, hypertension and pre-eclampsia to miscarriage, . . . → Read More: Overweight and Pregnant