Re: Why do some women's feet grow after they have children?
Date: Mon Jan 11 17:12:19 1999
Posted By: Wendy Ingman, Grad student, Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department, University of Adelaide
Area of science: Medicine
Growth in some women's feet after they have children isn't actually related
to pregnancy. It's caused by a condition called acromegaly which involves
an increase in levels of growth hormone in the body. The fact that some
women develop this after giving birth is coincidental.
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