Weight Gain: Women’s Attitudes, Health Implications and Psychological Challenges


Alessio Pirotte (Editor)
Tristan Libert (Editor)

Series: Public Health in the 21st Century
BISAC: HEA028000



In this book, the authors discuss women’s attitudes, the health implications and psychological challenges of weight gain. Topics include whether exercise training can reduce the prevalence of obesity with a high-fat diet; women’s body image and weight gain in pregnancy; maternal weight gain and perinatal outcomes; and women’s perceptions of postpartum weight retention and their body image in relation to breastfeeding outcomes in Japan. (Imprint: Novinka )

Additional information


, ,