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Excessive weight gain in pregnancy increases risk for heavy baby, overweight child

Posted Oct 31 2008 9:11am
A study by the Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research of more than 40,000 women and their babies found that women who gained more than 40 pounds during their pregnancies were nearly twice as likely to have a heavy baby. Published in the November 2008 issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology, the study found that more [...]
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