Overweight & Obesity

Mother's work can be beneficial to child body weight, study finds

Up to a certain number of hours, maternal employment is beneficial for children's body weight. This is the key finding by Jianghong Li (WZB Berlin Social Science Center) and her international collaborators who analyzed longitudinal ...

Overweight & Obesity

Pregnancy weight gain recommendations for overweight women

Most expectant mothers have normal, healthy pregnancies and babies, but the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ranks being overweight or obese during pregnancy at nearly the same risk level as uncontrolled high ...

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