Review Article

Implication of Obesity in Pregnancy Outcome

Author: Sonia Clapes Hernandez

Obesity during pregnancy can affect not only women´s health, but also the health of the offspring. We evaluate blood biomarkers, and clinical development of 139 pregnant and their offspring. Obese pregnant shows increased levels of NO3/NO2, proteins and DNA oxidation. Likewise, pregnant with obesity has higher risk of diabetes, abortion, and offspring with obesity and respiratory infections. These results reinforce that obesity during pregnancy increase the risk of complications for the mother and the offspring