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    Obese Women Risk Threatening A Successful Pregnancy, Researchers Warn

    Obese Women Risk Threatening A Successful Pregnancy, Researchers Warn

    Women who conceive when they are obese are more likely to develop embryos that are less healthy than women who are thinner, a new study has revealed. The study, undertaken by...

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    Teenager Knows She Is Overweight But Is Happy

    Teenager Knows She Is Overweight But Is Happy

    Mother wants obese daughter to have weight loss surgery A mother who was once morbidly obese herself is desperately trying to persuade her daughter to have a gastric band fitted to...

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    My Obesity Threatened My Childbirth

    My Obesity Threatened My Childbirth

    An obese woman whose excess weight put her baby in danger has lost an impressive 9 stone. Sian Taylor, 29, from Chandler’s Ford in Hants, weighed 23st during her pregnancy and had to...

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    Mum Loses Weight After Jibe From Son

    Mum Loses Weight After Jibe From Son

    A mother found the motivation to lose over six stone in weight because her son compared her to a hefty character from the Winnie the Pooh books. Emma Edward, 32, from Oxfordshire,...

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    Anorexia Sufferer Has Healthy Baby

    Anorexia Sufferer Has Healthy Baby

    A woman who had suffered from anorexia for more than a decade surprised her doctors by becoming pregnant and giving birth to a healthy baby girl. Jess Astill, 22, first developed...

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    Increase In Obese Mothers

    Increase In Obese Mothers

    A survey has been commissioned by the NHS to look into how maternity units are struggling to cope with complicated births due to obesity in mothers. This action follows figures,...

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    Obese Mother Health Risk To Baby

    Obese Mother Health Risk To Baby

    A study carried out at Edinburgh University has shown that the children of obese mothers have a 35 per cent higher risk of dying before the age of 55 than the children of mothers who were not...

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    Excess Weight Gain Leads To Bigger Babies

    Excess Weight Gain Leads To Bigger Babies

    A University of Alberta study has shown that mothers who gain too much weight early on in pregnancy are more likely to give birth to babies that are above the ideal weight. The study,...

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    Father's Lifestyle Affects Child's Genetics

    Father's Lifestyle Affects Child's Genetics

    A new study has indicated that the lifestyle choices a father makes can have an effect on the number of genetic mutations that appear in their children and even on into the next generation. ...

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    Tina Malone Brushes Off Criticism

    Tina Malone Brushes Off Criticism

    After announcing that she was pregnant again at the age of 50, Tina Malone has been bombarded with criticism. 'Shameless' star, Tina, is expecting her child with her 31 year old...

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