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Babies harmed by mother's weighty issues

Developing babies are under threat by their own mothers, particularly for caesarean section, premature birth and low birth weight due to maternal obesity and diabetes. Control of type 1 diabetes is imperative during pregnancy and prevention of gestational diabetes and type 2 diabetes through healthy lifestyle choices and control of weight makes for a healthier baby.

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About: Babies harmed by mother's weighty issues

Date: 28 August 2005

Source: WebIndia

URL: http://news.webindia123.com/news/showdetails.asp?id=110919&cat=Health

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