Obesity at younger age could affect fertility in women

10/19/2009 | HealthDay News

A U.S. study suggests that women who are obese by the time they reach age 18 are at a higher risk of infertility. The study, which involved more than 1,500 bariatric surgery patients, also found that the likelihood of these obese young women becoming pregnant was lower compared with women who didn't become obese until they were older.

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