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Obesity may be an important factor in conceiving a child, study finds
 

Obesity may be an important factor in conceiving a child, study finds

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Couples who are both obese may have a harder time conceiving a child than couples who are both at a healthy weight, researchers reported Friday.
 
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8 Feb 2017 - General
 
When couples get married, a large number of them would like to have a baby. For a large proportion, this is a simple process. However for some, this might be a difficult journey which is very distressing and might need fertility treatment later. In this study from NIH, 501 couples who were planning to get pregnant were recruited and studied. It was found that found that there was an association between obesity and a lower fecundity during this period. This is information which can be shared duri...
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