Obese women should limit pregnancy weight gain to 10 pounds

01/15/2010 | Yahoo!

Obese women should gain as little as 10 pounds during pregnancy, according to a commentary in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology. The Institute of Medicine recommends obese women gain between 11 and 20 pounds during pregnancy, but the obstetricians said that could lead to health problems both during and after pregnancy.

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