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Journal ID : TMJ-15-04-2022-11252
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Title : The Effectiveness of Life Style Intervention Program for Pregnant Obese Women: A Systematic Review

Abstract :

The increasing of obesity occurs in almost every country in the world. The prevalence of obesity in pregnant woman has increased each year. There are some articles reported that lifestyle intervention program could prevent excessive weight gain during pregnancy. However, the mechanism of this program is still debated. The aim of the literature review was to identify evidence of the effectiveness of lifestyle intervention program to prevent excessive weight gain during pregnancy. A literature review. We conducted a systematic search of electronic databases to collect data from published literature in English from Januari 2011 to Januari 2021. Four databases included were CINAHL, Scopus, PubMed and Science Direct. We examined studies that analyzed and explained deeply regarding lifestyle to prevent excessive weight gain during prengnancy. All of studies reported Life style intervention program significantly improved behaviors to prevent excessive weight gain during pregnancy. Beside weight gain, the program also expected to prevent complications in pregnancy and childbirth.

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