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Recurrent Miscarriage Risk Higher For Obese Women, London's St. Mary's Hospital Study



9/22/2008 6:54:33 AM

Medical News Today -- UK scientists studying women with a history of unexplained recurrent miscarriage found that the risk of a further miscarriage for obese women was significantly higher than that of normal weight women. They recommended counselling should be given to pregnant women who are obese to help them understand the benefit that weight loss may have on pregnancy outcome, but other experts urge caution because there are also risks associated with losing weight during pregnancy.



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