Source: BBC http://news.bbc.co.uk
Publication Type: News Story
Year of Publication: 2009
In a Nutshell: Mothers-to-be who are obese increase their odds of having a baby with abnormalities including spina bifida, researchers say. Up to a fifth of pregnant mothers in the UK are classed as obese. Leading clinicians said the government should be focusing their anti-obesity campaigns on women of child bearing age.
Length of Publication: One Page