Giving birth is certainly the most exciting and wonderful experience for any woman. And a baby is the most precious thing parents can ever have. Now, as you prepare for the coming of that precious little gift, here are some facts that you will find interesting, as well as informative. In the United States around 4 million babies are born each year. Among the dangers of gaining more than 25 to 35 pounds or more than 15 to 25 pounds for an overweight woman are gestational diabetes and premature birth. Chronic conditions, such as diabetes, heart disease and obesity are linked to prenatal diet that is high in fats or protein. Brain, heart and spinal cord defects in the fetus can be caused by too much Vitamin A during pregnancy.
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