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Maintaining a healthy weight during pregnancy greatly beneficial for mother and child
Maintaining a healthy weight during pregnancy greatly beneficial for mother and child (June 12, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Thailand - Maintaining a healthy weight during pregnancy benefits both mother and child, according to a report published in the Cochrane Library. Researchers conducted a meta-analysis of 37 studies comprised of over 11,000 women. They found that women who were randomized to weight management interventions during pregnancy gained less weight compared to controls. These interventions involved low sugar diets, exercise alone, or diet and exercise combined. Women in the intervention groups were also less likely to have hypertension and were at a small reduced risk of c-section
 
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