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In Nepal, a New Generation of Health Risks

In Nepal, a New Generation of Health Risks

Excessive weight gain during pregnancy, along with associated health risks for pregnant women and their children, is on the rise in Nepal. With funding from a Rutgers Global Health Institute seed grant, Shristi Rawal, assistant professor of nutritional sciences at the...