Diabetes may be behind obesity-related birth defects

02/22/2010 | Reuters

A study of 42,000 women found no link between a mother's obesity and the risk of birth defects but did show that women with Type 2 diabetes prior to pregnancy had a fourfold higher risk of having a baby with a birth defect.

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