Obese and Pregnant: Dieting Safe for Mom, Baby

At a time when women are "eating for two," dieting can safely lower the health risks of obesity during pregnancy, according to a new study. British researchers reviewed data from 44 trials involving 7,278 women to determine the safety and effectiveness of weight management programs during pregnancy. Not only did the moms-to-be gain less weight, they also lowered their risk of dangerous complications. "Dietary interventions were most effective in reducing complications such as preeclampsia,...Full Story
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