How trying to lose weight can cost you the chance of having children

How trying to lose weight can cost you the chance of having children

12:27 AM on 26th July 2011

Against the odds: Lucy and her longed-for son Louis

Against the odds: Lucy and her longed-for son Louis

Anorexic: Lucy, right, when she was dangerously underweight

Anorexic: Lucy, right, when she was dangerously underweight

Infertile at 27: Chantelle Houghton has been told she won

Infertile at 27: Chantelle Houghton has been told she won”t be able to have children naturally because of crash dieting

Dangerous obsession: Girls who diet too much could risk their chance to become mothers in the future (posed by model)

Dangerous obsession: Girls who diet too much could risk their chance to become mothers in the future (posed by model)