Father’s Diet Before Conception Influences Children’s Health

A recent study conducted by Helmholtz Munich and the German Center for Diabetes Research provides new insights into how fathers‘ diets and overweight can affect their children’s health even before conception. The findings of the study can help develop preventive health measures for men wishing to become fathers: The healthier the father’s diet, the lower the risk for their children to develop obesity or diseases such as diabetes later in life.

Quelle: IDW Informationsdienst Wissenschaft