Physical activity and pregnancy outcome. Review and recommendations.

Abstract

The dual stresses of pregnancy and exercise may create conflicting physiological demands that could adversely affect pregnancy outcome. Specifically, redistribution of uterine blood flow and subsequent fetal hypoxia, hyperthermia and the risk of teratogenic effects, decreased carbohydrate availability for the fetus, and increased uterine contractility with… (More)

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