Women who eat too much takeaways and junk food are 'twice as likely to be ...

Women who regularly tuck into takeaways and junk food take longer to get pregnant than those who eat lots of fruit, says a study.

Those who ate fast food four times a week or more took nearly a month longer to conceive and were twice as likely to be infertile than those who rarely ate it.

And would-be mums who ate fruit three times a day or more in the month up to conception became pregnant more quickly than those who did not.

Women who regularly tuck into takeaways and junk food take longer to get pregnant than those who eat lots of fruit, says a study

Women who regularly tuck into takeaways and junk food take longer to get pregnant than those who eat lots of fruit, says a study

The study found that while fruit and fast foods affected the time taken to conceive, green vegetables and fish did not. 

Lead author Professor Claire Roberts, of the University of Adelaide, said the results showed how ‘a good quality diet that includes fruit and

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