Aerobic exercise for women during pregnancy.

  title={Aerobic exercise for women during pregnancy.},
  author={Michael S Kramer},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
BACKGROUND Physiological responses of the fetus (especially increase in heart rate) to single, brief bouts of maternal exercise have been documented frequently, suggesting that maternal exercise might have beneficial or adverse effects on pregnancy outcome. OBJECTIVES The objective of this review was to assess the effects of advising healthy pregnant women to engage in regular (at least two to three times per week) aerobic exercise on physical fitness, labour and delivery, and the outcome of… CONTINUE READING
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