A Study Utilizing a Physical Activity Intervention for Gestational Diabetes

Official Title: Physical Activity Intervention for Gestational Diabetes-Moms in Motion

Purpose:

To determine if the use of ankle weights months 1-7 postpartum in mothers with gestational diabetes mellitus will aid with weight loss and reduce the likelihood of them developing Type 2 diabetes long term.

Eligibility criteria:

- Age 18+ years
- Diagnosed with gestational diabetes mellitus in current pregnancy
- Able to speak and understand English
- Plan to remain in the area for study duration
- Ability to provide informed consent

Contact Information


Anna Bartholomew, RN
614-685-3229
Anna.Bartholomew@osumc.edu

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