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Study: Weight Loss Surgery May Lead To Premature Births

Friday, November 15th, 2013
Researchers from the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden suggest that weight loss surgery in women may likely lead to an increased incidence of premature birth in case they get pregnant. These pregnancies may require more careful monitoring since they are considered as high-risk. The findings of the study are published in the British Medical Journal or BMJ. Bariatric or weight loss surgery has recently increased in rec