pregnancy weight

Will Your Weight Put You at Raised Risk for Birth Complications? Study Says…

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In a new study published in the British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, researchers from Oxford University found that birth complications for women who are obese may not be all the same. Researchers investigated the influence of BMI (body mass index) on the chances of ab obese, but healthy, woman having any type... read more

The Truth About Your Pregnancy Weight Gain

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With the seemingly endless parade of pregnant and new-mom celebrities in the public eye, we are bombarded with images of growing baby bumps, speculation (and judgement) about pregnancy weight gain and inevitable tales of how quickly (or not-so-quickly) stars shed their weight after baby comes. And we love it! You won't catch me... read more