Gestational weight gain in overweight and obese women enrolled in a healthy lifestyle and eating habits program.

@article{Petrella2014GestationalWG,
  title={Gestational weight gain in overweight and obese women enrolled in a healthy lifestyle and eating habits program.},
  author={Elisabetta Petrella and Marcella Malavolti and Valentina Bertarini and Lucrezia Pignatti and Isabella D{\'a}vila Neri and Nino Carlo Battistini and Fabio Facchinetti},
  journal={The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians},
  year={2014},
  volume={27 13},
  pages={
          1348-52
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To determine whether changes in lifestyle in women with BMI > 25 could decrease gestational weight gain and unfavorable pregnancy outcomes. METHODS Women with BMI > 25 were randomized at 1st trimester to no intervention or a Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes (TLC) Program including diet (overweight: 1700 kcal/day, obese: 1800 kcal/day) and mild physical activity (30 min/day, 3 times/week). At baseline and at the 36th week women filled-in a Food Frequency Questionnaire. OUTCOMES… CONTINUE READING

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