Sunday, December 03, 2006

More Risks For Underweight Women

There's been some substantial evidence that women who have a low BMI (body mass index) may have a more difficult time getting pregnant.  The same goes for women with a high BMI.  The point being that your fertility is compromised if you are underweight or overweight.  Now a new study suggests that women who are underweight, when they do get pregnant, have an increased risk of miscarriage.    Read more...

Skinny women at 'miscarriage risk' - Metro

Skinny women at 'miscarriage risk'
Metro, UK - 1 hour ago
The 'size zero' debate has highlighted how anorexia can affect a woman's fertility – but this is the first time thinness has been linked to miscarriage. ...

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