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Overweight and Pregnant.

Pregnancy, or the desire to become pregnant, often inspires women to take better care of themselves - quitting smoking, for example, or eating more nutritiously. But now many women face an increasingly common problem: obesity, which affects 36 percent of women of childbearing age.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

The primary complication of obesity in pregnancy is insulin resistance. You can reduce insulin resistance rapidly on an anti-inflammatory diet before you see significant weight loss.

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