Walking During Pregnancy is Good or Bad For Baby?: Exercising during pregnancy reduces the danger of diabetes and other metabolic diseases in children during puberty.
This was revealed during a medical study conducted within us.
Research from the University of Virginia Health System on experiments on mice found that exercising the mother during pregnancy prevents the transmission of metabolic diseases from obese parents.
The researchers said that if confirmed in humans, it might go an extended way in ensuring a healthier life for future generations.
“This means at some point when pregnant women attend to see a doctor for the primary time, an exercise program could also be prescribed for them,” she said.
He said that the majority of the chronic diseases are mainly transmitted from parents to children, ie poor parental health before and through pregnancy, and diseases may have negative effects on children through genes.