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Should I Avoid Certain Types of Exercise During Pregnancy?

Should I Avoid Certain Types of Exercise During Pregnancy?

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American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
This site offers information on numerous health issues. The women's health section includes readings on pregnancy, labor, delivery, postpartum care, breast health, menopause, contraception, and more.
The Office on Women's Health (OWH), part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), offers reliable health and wellness information for women and girls.

American Council on Exercise (ACE)
ACE promotes active, healthy lifestyles by setting certification and education standards for fitness instructors and through ongoing public education about the importance of exercise.

Pilates Method Alliance
This organization provides information for those interested in the study, teaching, and certification of the pilates exercise methodology.


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