Study links mom’s pregnancy weight gain to baby developing ADHD, other mental disorders

“Our study found pregnant women with obesity and gestational diabetes had children with long-term mental health disorders such as ADHD,” lead author of the study, Verónica Perea, M.D., Ph.D., said in a press release. “We did not find this association when these women gained a healthy amount of weight during pregnancy.” Another study, published in … Read more