Maternal obesity may increase neurodevelopmental risks in children

04/19/2011 |

Children born to obese or overweight women may be at increased risk for neurodevelopmental disorders, according to an analysis of 12 studies published in the journal Obesity Reviews. The analysis also found that maternal obesity is associated with cognitive problems in childhood, eating disorders in adolescence and psychotic conditions in adulthood.

View Full Article in:

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Litigation & Investigations EMEA
Gilead Sciences
Stockely Park
Assistant General Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel
South San Francisco, CA
Senior Analyst Compliance
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Legal Counsel
Fort Worth, TX
Director, Senior Legal Counsel
Fort Worth, TX