Health: More Kids, More Fat

Having children may wreck both Mommy's and Daddy's figures. Researchers followed 4,500 couples for 20 years and found with each child a 7% increase in obesity among the women and 4% among the men. Likeliest reason? More kids mean busier lifestyles, more fast food and less time for exercise. --D.B.

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