Physical exercise during pregnancy--physiological considerations and recommendations.

@article{Hartmann1999PhysicalED,
  title={Physical exercise during pregnancy--physiological considerations and recommendations.},
  author={Sylvia Hartmann and P. Bung},
  journal={Journal of perinatal medicine},
  year={1999},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={204-15}
}
Controversial findings in numerous studies involving physiological and endocrinological parameters indicate that physical exercise during pregnancy is complex and somewhat poorly understood. But despite this reservation, it is safe to say that on the basis of the current state of scientific research in this area, physical exercise is to be recommended during pregnancy so long as women are aware of potential dangers and contraindications. Due to thermoregulatory advantages, the beneficials… CONTINUE READING