Obesity and gestational diabetes in pregnancy: an evolving epidemic.


Worldwide, more than one-in-three adults and one-in-four children are overweight or obese and this problem has more than doubled since 1980 [1, 2]. Obesity is not only adversely affecting world health but is also profoundly challenging economic, political, and cultural activity and function on an international level. As the obesity epidemic grows, we have… (More)
DOI: 10.1515/jpm-2016-0117