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- Thomson, Jessica L.; Tussing-Humphreys, Lisa M.; Goodman, Melissa H.
- Contemporary Clinical Trials 2014 v.38 no.1 pp. 82
- breast feeding; child development; child nutrition; childhood; childhood obesity; children; chronic diseases; clinical trials; curriculum; health status; infants; mothers; parenting; physical activity; postpartum period; pregnancy; pregnant women; risk; river deltas; teachers; weight control; weight gain; Mississippi; Mississippi Delta region
- ... Introduction: Excessive and inadequate gestational weight gain can complicate a woman’s pregnancy and put her and her child at risk for poor delivery and birth outcomes. Further, feeding and activity habits established early in life can significantly impact the development of childhood obesity. Methods: The on-going Delta Healthy Sprouts Project is a randomized, controlled, comparative trial testi ...