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Pre-pregnancy weight may affect child's risk of heart disease later in life
Pre-pregnancy weight may affect child (November 19, 2014 - Insidermedicine) From Boston - A woman's pre-pregnancy weight affects her child's risk of dying later in life, according to a report presented at the AHA's Scientific Sessions. Researchers studied data on nearly 900 participants taking part in a long term study (from 1971-2012). Children of women who were overweight or obese before being pregnant were 90% increased risk of heart disease or death.
 
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