March 6, 2012

Pregnant WomenNowadays, there are increasing public concerns about health risks related to pregnancy, namely excess weight gain by today’s pregnant women. Many experts and health care specialists point to the fact that obesity in expecting moms can be strictly linked to obesity in children and increased health risks related to childhood obesity. That is why specialists started looking for effective ways to prevent this tendency in pregnant women and support healthy pregnancy. Undoubtedly, pregnant women can not use calorie restriction or regular moderate intensity workouts known for their effectiveness for weight gain prevention.  However, having a pet like a dog can be a great idea for preventing weight gain in modern pregnant women. Read the rest of this entry »