An increased amount of folic acid may be recommended due to overweight mother's increased risk of neural tube defects.
Pregnancy weight gain guidelines have been changed in recent years, so that an overweight woman is typically told to gain between 15 and 25 pounds, while obese women should limit their gain to only 11 to 20 pounds.
When trying to build a family, women often try to make all the important lifestyle changes.
A 2011 Australian study discovered that losing just 5% to 10% of body weight over a two-month period improved the erectile function, and sex drive, of obese men with diabetes.
Your social life While it may not be fair, the reality is, people are usually judged by how they look, and some have set ideas about people who are overweight and why they are that way.
Your career Studies have found that if you’re a woman who is 13 pounds overweight or more, it can mean losing ,000 a year in salary.
You’re less likely to be promoted and it can also be more difficult to land a coveted job.
The luteal phase is the time between ovulation and getting your period, and when this phase is impacted, fertility problems can occur.