Researchers from Auckland University found that a father who are overweight tend to have small babies. Similarly, the New Zealand media reported.
The findings, published in the journal Obesity, is derived from a study involving more than two thousand couples in Auckland and Adelaide, Australia. Babies born smaller tend to develop complications after birth.
Professor Lesley McCowan said the baby has a risk of malnutrition is almost twice the time of birth. He said this shows that fathers have an important role in complications of pregnancy and infant health