Autism may be linked to obesity during pregnancy
New research says obesity during pregnancy might increase chances for having a child with autism. Video by ktnv.comvideo
CHICAGO (AP) -- New research says obesity during pregnancy might increase chances for having a child with autism.
It's among the first studies linking the two. It doesn't prove obesity causes autism, but the authors say their results raise public health concerns because of the high level of obesity in the U.S.