Maternal overnutrition impairs offspring's insulin sensitivity: A systematic review and meta-analysis
from Maternal & Child Nutrition
Obesity is a global health hazard, and its frequency in adults and even in reproductive‐aged women is growing dramatically (World Health Organization [WHO], 2018). Obesity affects 20-38% of all pregnancies and increases the risk of obesity and metabolic diseases in both children and adult offspring (Tenenbaum‐Gavish & Hod, 2013).
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