Limiting postpartum weight retention through early antenatal intervention: the HeLP-her randomised controlled trial

@inproceedings{Harrison2014LimitingPW,
  title={Limiting postpartum weight retention through early antenatal intervention: the HeLP-her randomised controlled trial},
  author={Cheryce L Harrison and Catherine Bohas Lombard and Helena J Teede},
  booktitle={The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Pregnancy is a recognised high risk period for excessive weight gain, contributing to postpartum weight retention and obesity development long-term. We aimed to reduce postpartum weight retention following a low-intensity, self-management intervention integrated with routine antenatal care during pregnancy. METHODS 228 women at increased risk of gestational diabetes, <15 weeks gestation were randomised to intervention (4 self-management sessions) or control (generic health… CONTINUE READING
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