How fat mothers are harming their babies: Those born to obese parents 'risk heart attacks, diabetes and asthma in later life'

Women need to be healthier before they conceive or risk their child developing a host of health problems, experts have warned.
Babies are being put at risk of brain damage, stroke, heart attack or asthma in adulthood because their mother was obese, scientists say.
A series of studies suggest the problem begins in the womb - with the time before couples begin a family representing a 'missed opportunity' to tackle it.
Research has also shown youngsters are more likely to pile on the pounds if their parents were overweight before they were born.  
Leading doctors argue a new approach is needed... read more

13 October 2016 in Health, Views: 41
Source: Daily Mail

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