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Maternal obesity linked to premature death in adult offspring. Practitioner 2013;257 (1764):8-9

Maternal obesity linked to premature death in adult offspring

23 Sep 2013Pais-up subscribers

Risk of early death and hospitalisation for a cardiovascular event was significantly higher in the grown-up children of obese mothers compared with those whose mothers had a normal BMI, a study from Scotland has shown.

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