Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, December 10th, 2007
"During the postpartum, they experience increased rates of puerperal infection and decreased rates of breastfeeding initiation or continuation. Their infants are at higher risk for having congenital anomalies or being stillborn," wrote K.H. Morin and colleagues, University of Wisconsin.
The researchers concluded: "Nurses can use this knowledge to adapt the care they provide and to...
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