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Brave New World: Babies To Be Given Anti-Obesity Drugs in the Womb

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London Telegraph [1]
Thursday, May 12, 2011

One hundred obese mums-to-be will be given Metformin as part of a three-year study to tackle obesity rates and reduce the number of difficult births.

Patients at Liverpool Women’s Hospital will be given the drug to reduce the food supply to their unborn babies, although it will not help the mums themselves to lose weight.

However, a leading expert behind the UK’s fastest growing weight loss organisation has voiced concerns over giving pregnant women drugs to prevent them having obese babies.

CEO of All About Weight, Alison Wetton, said: “Women rightfully feel uneasy – no mother-to-be likes to take medication.

“The fact that the widely-used diabetes pill, Metformin, is being trialled to prevent obese babies being born to overweight mothers is disturbing to me, and I am sure most other women as well.”

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[7] Hyperactivity drug ‘could help solve Britain’s obesity crisis’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/hyperactivity-drug-could-help-solve-britains-obesity-crisis.html

[8] Fukushima Woman: Many are aborting their babies: http://www.prisonplanet.com/fukushima_abortion.html

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