Evolutionary Conflict Over Maternal Diet
Dr J Perry, Dr S Wigby
25 January 2019
A key assumption in animal nutrition is that, when given a choice, individuals will choose optimal diets that maximize their reproduction and lifespan.
Impact of maternal intermittent fasting on cognitive development
Dr N Ashton, Prof J Neill
Applications accepted all year round
Many pregnant Muslim women take part in the daily fast during the month of Ramadan, even though they are exempt. The long term effects on the child are not fully known; however an association between exposure to fasting in utero and an increased incidence of mental impairment in children has been shown.