Maternal exercise during pregnancy results in metabolic benefits for offspring, but how mothers transfer these benefits to newborns has been a mystery. A new study now shows that a breast-milk component transmits the metabolic effects of exercise to offspring
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Moreira, J.B.N., Wisløff, U. Post-exercise breast milk: the new polypill?. Nat Metab 2, 653–654 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s42255-020-0234-5