Weight gain has been blamed on quite a few things in the past: sugar, carbs, water, toxins, and even genetics. Many people find themselves cringing when they find out they’ve put on a little extra weight and their reflection in the mirror is looking a little more round these days. However, according to a new study conducted by the State Key Laboratory of Microbial Metabolism and School of Life Sciences and Biotechnology in Shanghai, a certain strain of bacteria may be to blame for that extra weight.
When a woman gets pregnant, it is often a time of joy. Families are called, celebrations are had, and any potentially damaging behavior is ceased to hopefully ensure the birth of a healthy baby. It’s not all about the care of the body from the time of learning of the pregnancy through the birth and […]