Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes May Result from Higher Pregnancy BMI

Gestational Weight Gain May Cause Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes Pregnancy body mass index (BMI) is considered as key indicator of pregnancy outcomes. The normal BMI during pregnancy is 20-24.9 kg/m2. Being underweight or overweight leads to increase the risk in pregnancy complications like preterm birth, low birth weight, post-partum hemorrhage, labor induction, miscarriage and fetal macrosomia. […]