Overweight Couples Take A Significantly Longer Time To Conceive Than Thinner Couples, Claims Study

Obese couples take 59 per cent – or one and a half times longer – to make a baby than wannabe parents who are an average size, claims a new study.

Researchers at the National Institute of Health studied over 500 couples who were trying to conceive for a period of three years.

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