|Olatunji Anthony Akerele Diploma, BSc and MSc in Nutritional Sciences|
Joined: Jan 19, 15
Memorial University, New Foundland
Hypovitaminosis D has been associated with several obstetrical complications such as pre-eclampsia, thromboembolism, postpartum haemorrhage, uterine dystocia, and incidence of caesarean delivery. However, the negative effects of this pathology are amplified in obese patients. Yet, the correlation between hypovitaminosis D and obesity is largely unknown.
My current research study investigates the effect of feeding high-fat, high-cholesterol (HFHC) diet and subsequent obesity on genes essenti