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How does a bad diet or lack of exercise delay pregnancy?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine
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In brief: They don't, really

Neither of those things has any direct effect at all on pregnancy.
Women significantly over-or-underweight usually develop ovulatory irregularities that can delay conception. 'bad diets' consistent with malnutrition and poor health may delay pregnancy for the same reason.

In brief: They don't, really

Neither of those things has any direct effect at all on pregnancy.
Women significantly over-or-underweight usually develop ovulatory irregularities that can delay conception. 'bad diets' consistent with malnutrition and poor health may delay pregnancy for the same reason.
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