|Mothers who eat an unhealthy diet during pregnancy are more likely to have overweight babies, according to new research.
A University of New South Wales (UNSW) study found a link between prenatal diet and childhood obesity.
The study, published in the journal Endocrinology, found that the brain control of appetite is set early on in life, therefore the eating habits of the mother are likely to be picked up by the baby during the foetal or early post-natal period.
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