Women AND men’s health prior to conception affects offspring | Elissa Epel
Experts have long known that a woman's physical and emotional health during pregnancy play important roles in her offspring's health. However, a growing body of evidence suggests that pre-pregnancy health of both parents shapes the health of their offspring through epigenetic mechanisms, which are influenced by nutrition, stress, and other environmental factors. In this clip, Dr. Elissa Epel describes how pre-pregnancy parental health impacts offspring.
Member support keeps us strong.
If you enjoy the fruits of , you can participate in helping us to keep improving it. Creating a pay-what-you-can subscription does just that! Plus, we throw in occasional member perks and, more importantly, churn out the best possible content without concerning ourselves with the wishes of any dark overlords.
Our website is 100% supported by people like you through this pay-what-you-can mechanism.
Fundamentals$15 / month
Loyal Fan$25 / month
Super Fan$50 / month
Power Supporter$125 / month
Heroic Supporter$250 / month