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Physical activity and postpartum functional status in primiparous women
Background: During the early postpartum period, new mothers commonly experience fatigue and depressive symptoms which may affect their ability to function and care for themselves and their newborn. Given the demonstrated ...
EXCESS MATERNAL WEIGHT GAIN IN PREGNANCY AND ITS RELATIONSHIP TO OPERATIVE DELIVERY
Increasing obesity rates in Canadian women are at an all time high with more than 50% of Canadian women falling into one of the four overweight to obese categories. Further to this 11-21% of Canadian women who are of ...
MATERNAL CARDIAC AUTONOMIC FUNCTION AND FETAL BEHAVIOUR IN HYPERTENSIVE AND OBESE PREGNANCIES
Hypertension in pregnancy is associated with autonomic dysregulation whereas the effects of obesity in pregnancy on maternal cardiac autonomic function are poorly understood. Furthermore, hypertension in pregnancy is ...