Navigation Links
Obese mothers more prone to Pregnancy Risks

Researchers at the Public Affairs Committee of the Teratology Society published a paper in the journal Birth Defects Research Part A: Clinical and Molecular Teratology. //

In this paper they said that overweight and obese mothers suffer more pregnancy related complications and their babies develop medical problems at birth.

This paper talked in detail about the problems and risks undertaken by the obese mothers.

It is stated that they have increased risk of infertility and suffer from hypertension, gestational diabetes and thromboembolic (clot-related) events.

There are in need of a Caesarean section, take more time in recovering from childbirth, and have higher prenatal medical costs.

Apart from the mothers they put their baby’s life in danger. Such babies are more likely to be admitted to neonatal intensive care units and have an increased risk of suffering from neural tube defects.

Body mass index (BMI) plays a very important role during pregnancy. If it is equal to or greater than 30 there is double the risk of having an affected child.

Hence the researchers advices the women folks to go in for weight-reduction programs before conception. Pregnant woman should have a proper balanced diet and the doctors should be consulted about the exact caloric intakes and exercise regime followed by a pregnant woman.

They also said in case of women undergoing weight loss procedure then they should conceive after surgery-related weight loss has stabilized.


Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Obese women likey for Cesarean
2. Death Risk Higher in Obese Women with Colon Cancer
3. Prostate Cancer in Obese Men
4. Obese Kids Also Prone To Heart Attacks
5. Being Obese Increases Ones Risk Of A wrong Diagnosis During Medical Imaging
6. Being Obese Could Lead To Kidney Stone Formation
7. Obese people can be hypertensive as well
8. Obese children may have abnormalities of lipoproteins
9. Obese women with breast cancer may be under treated.
10. Obese Adults Undergo Less Medical Tests And More Vulnerable To Diseases
11. Obese Employees Increase Costs For Employers
Post Your Comments:

(Date:11/30/2015)... ... November 30, 2015 , ... Innovaacom, a leading provider of ... a survey of educational needs for pharmacists worldwide. The poll of pharmacists in ... high quality online and face-to-face education for pharmacists who are fast becoming the ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... 30, 2015 , ... Several significant coding-related changes are anticipated ... to include new codes for spine and hip X-rays, paravertebral facet blocks and ... code changes in musculoskeletal, radiology and nervous system sections on an Orthopedic practice. ...
(Date:11/29/2015)... ... November 30, 2015 , ... Gift ideas ... Sublime Beauty NATURALS®. All products are available on Amazon or its webstore. , ... facial serums and USDA Certified Organic Sesame Oil for Oil Pulling," says Kathy ...
(Date:11/29/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 29, 2015 , ... NewsWatch featured ... technology products available to consumers. Amanda Forstrom, a technology expert and special reporter for ... be a reality in the future. , It’s the future because flying cars are ...
(Date:11/29/2015)... ... November 29, 2015 , ... ProStatic Analog Distortion ... tool designed specially for Final Cut Pro X. FCPX users can ... easy-to-use modification controls. Destoying and creating chaotic distortion is now quick and simple, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/27/2015)... 2015 Ein neuer Kombinationsansatz ...   --> Ein neuer Kombinationsansatz vereint ... --> Ein neuer Kombinationsansatz vereint ... Clinical Cancer Research vom 6. ... Research vom 6. November 2015 berichtet. ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... , November 27, 2015 ... --> --> ... emergency response system (PERS) market ... for 5 years with APAC ... expected to see a high ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... Nederland, November 26, 2015 ... Een nieuwe aanpak combineert immunotherapie met Bremachlorin-photodynamische ... ) --> ...      (Photo: ) ... Universitair Medisch Centrum (LUMC) blijkt ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: