Are Mom’s Diet Drinks Boosting Baby’s Weight?

A study, the first of its kind to investigate the effects of drinking artificially sweetened beverages by pregnant women, has found that they were more likely to give birth to heavier babies who will likely end up being overweight children. The definition of overweight is a baby weighing more than other babies of the same height and age.

Read more here

www.webmd.com/baby/news/20160509/artificial-sweeteners-during-pregnancy-may-make-for-heavier-infants?src=RSS_PUBLIC

Book Online
Mike Dilkes MS FRCS(ORL-HNS), FRCSEd, FRCS

Mike Dilkes Health Hub @ Herne Hill is South London's private medical center. HealthHub has the resources required to run a full clinic service for the majority of medical specialities. From blood tests and prescriptions, to sports injuries and sports medicine.

Patients can book consultations, testing, procedures and surgery, including - Allergies, ENT, Male Health, Botox, Endoscopy, Laser Hair Removal, Minor Injury, Minor Operations, Vaccinations, Travel Vaccinations, Diet, Nutritional Therapy, Snoring and Sleep Apnea Monitoring, Emergency Care and other medical treatments.

Over 10 expert physicians are ready to meet with you, discuss your concerns, and provide the tests and treatments you need -- including: Medically qualified doctors and consultants in Ear Nose and Throat, Head and Neck, and Neurology; Clinical Psychology; Psychotherapy and Counseling; Sexual Psychology and Counseling; Integrative Counselling; Acupuncture; Clinical Sport and Remedial Massage Therapy; and Nutritionist.

Flexible appointments, so you'll quickly see a specialist, with minimal wait in the office.