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Beijing Olympics ‘natural study’ links pollution to lower birth weight

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Exposure to high levels of pollution can have a significant impact on fetal growth and development, researchers conclude. Their study found that women who were pregnant during the 2008 Beijing Olympics, when pollution levels were reduced by the Chinese government, gave birth to children with higher birth weights compared to those who were pregnant before and after the games.

Source: Beijing Olympics ‘natural study’ links pollution to lower birth weight — ScienceDaily

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