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Physical Inactivity Associated with Impaired Glucose Tolerance among Pregnant Women

Exercise during pregnancy would control glucose level and body mass index among expecting women. This study therefore demonstrates the effect of exercise among pregnant women.


Objective: To assess the effects of exercise on pregnant women in controlling glucose levels and body mass index (BMI).

24 Aug, 2016
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e-Published: 29 Aug, 2016


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Are Women Ready to do HIV Test?

Most women were contemplating HIV testing and tested only when pregnant. Integration of testing services into general healthcare and marketing to selected at risk groups will increase HIV testing.


Objective: To identify the factors that influence the stage of change with regards to HIV testing in women (16–45 years old) in Westmoreland using the trans-theoretical model (TTM) of behaviour change.

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e-Published: 20 Sep, 2013
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