An Exercise Intervention to Prevent Recurrent Gestational Diabetes

B.A.B.Y. (An Exercise Intervention to Prevent Recurrent Gestational Diabetes)
The project entitled “An Exercise Intervention to Prevent Recurrent Gestational Diabetes” has the primary goals to investigate the effects of a motivationally-tailored, individually targeted 12-wk physical activity intervention on 1) risk of recurrent Gestational Diabetes Mellitus, 2) serum biomarkers associated with insulin resistance, 3) and the adoption and maintenance of exercise during pregnancy is funded by the National Institutes of Health and being conducted in Springfield.
Program Type
Impact Area:
MA County:
Begin / End Date:
Sunday, December 31, 2006 to Monday, December 31, 2012
Assessment Mechanism:
No
Program Director:
Program Contact:
UNIT(s):
School of Public Health and Health Sciences/Epidemiology

Partner Map

Partner(s):
  • Baystate Medical Center
    Springfield, MA 01199
    United States