New study in Autism has determined obesity during pregnancy raises the chances of having a child with autism by 67%. They also faced double the risk of having children with other developmental delays. Another reason for prevention and lifestyle choices.

New Day, New Autism Study Autism may be linked to obesity during pregnancy

#Autism is more likely to occur in children whose mothers were #obese while #pregnant, new research suggests.

I prayed for this child - 1 samuel 1:27 - maternity pregnancy photograph 14x11. $25.00, via Etsy.

Pregnancy tips for obese women

How Pregnancy Weight Gain Could Contribute to the Obesity Epidemic

Spinabifida, preeclampsia, gestational diabetes to name a few of the increased risks with obese pregnancy

Motivation: Be fit enough to my body to have a healthy pregnancy when we decide to make a family. Image attached to an article of the risks associated with being overweight/obese and pregnant.

#pregnancynutrition tips to have a healthy and fit #pregnancy. And tips to avoid getting sick while #pregnant.

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Pregnant And Obese - The Truth About Pregnancy Weight Gain - Redbook

Ask the #Childbirth Educator: Obesity and #Pregnancy . I am #overweight but really keen to fall pregnant again. I'm about 30kg over my ideal weight. Is it really important to lose this weight first?Michelle Hi Michelle, First of all, I can really relate personally to your question because I was in a similar position before I got pregnant with my first child. Thankfully... http://www.mumslounge.com.au/lifestyle/pregnancy/1424-ask-the-childbirth-educator-obesity-and-pregnancy.html

Using Red Raspberry Tea for Pregnancy and Postpartum - TheHumbledHomemaker.com

We don't always think of the word "good" when we think of infertility, but there are some positive things that can come out of it. For example, you become braver than you ever imagined.

Must-do's in the last weeks of pregnancy. I would have never thought of doing half of this!

Pregnancy and the Female Brain - There are many well known, documented links between a pregnant woman's health, behavior and moods, and her baby's cognitive and psychological development, but does pregnancy have any psychological effects on the mother?

More of our children are being diagnosed with and suffering with Asthma, ADD, ADHD, & Autism - What if switching brands of what we used could make a BIG difference and give them relief?

Having a baby is life changing in so many ways, not least financially. But despite what many people think, the first few years of providing for a child doesn't necessarily need to break the bank.

Trying to prepare financially for your baby can be a challenge, but these eight tasks take the guess work out of how to do it.

Study Sets Tough Diet Goals for Obese Pregnant Women - NYTimes.com

"What to Wear During Pregnancy" Broken Down by Trimester...I'm pinning this for down the road!