Digestive System Disorders

Expert reports about Digestive System Disorders


INFORMATION FOR WOMEN WHO HAVE OBESITY WHILE PREGNANT OR BREASTFEEDING

 

What is obesity?

Obesity is the presence of too much body fat. Technically it is not the same thing as being overweight, because higher-than-average weight also can result not only from increased fat, but also due to issues involving body water, bone, and muscle. Clinically, obesity is defined in terms of a ratio called the body mass index (BMI), which is calculated as a person’s weight in kilograms (really the mass) divided by the square of their height in meters:


TO READ THE FULL REPORT

Join Pregistry to access the information you need at no cost to you

Join Pregistry