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Pregnant mother’s weight, glucose and blood pressure affect baby’s size

Pregnant mother’s weight, glucose and blood pressure affect baby’s size Being overweight or obese in pregnancy causes babies to be born larger, according to new research led by the Universities

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Diet and exercise does not prevent gestational diabetes in obese women

Diet and exercise does not prevent gestational diabetes in obese women A diet and exercise regime for high-risk obese pregnant women, while effective in promoting a healthy lifestyle, does not

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Effect of metformin on maternal and fetal outcomes in obese pregnant women

Effect of metformin on maternal and fetal outcomes in obese pregnant women (EMPOWaR): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial Background Maternal obesity is associated with increased birthweight, and obesity and premature