The impact of pregnancy on the long-term weight gain of primiparous women in England

@article{Harris1997TheIO,
  title={The impact of pregnancy on the long-term weight gain of primiparous women in England},
  author={He Harris and G T Ellison and Malcom Holliday and Emy Lucassen},
  journal={International Journal of Obesity},
  year={1997},
  volume={21},
  pages={747-755}
}
OBJECTIVES: To investigate the impact of pregnancy on long-term weight gain of primiparous mothers in England, and to identify potential risk factors for maternal obesity. DESIGN: A retrospective, repeat-pregnancy study which examined the change in maternal body weight from the beginning of the first successful pregnancy to the beginning of the second. SUBJECTS: Two hundred and forty-three mothers, all of whom had been weighed during the first trimester of their first and second pregnancies… CONTINUE READING

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