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High Lead Levels in Pregnancy Linked to Obesity in Kids Years Later

12:10 EDT 7 Oct 2019 | Drugs.com

MONDAY, Oct. 7, 2019 -- Children whose moms had high levels of lead in their blood during pregnancy are more likely than others to carry excess weight by age 8, new research reveals. The conclusion stems from a look at blood tests of more than...

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