Clinical Trial

Preventing Excessive Weight Gain in Pregnancy

Study Description

Partnering With WIC to Prevent Excessive Weight Gain in Pregnancy

The purpose of this study is to determine the effect of an antenatal obesity treatment on gestational weight gain when integrated into Philadelphia WIC.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Behavioral - Antenatal Obesity Treatment (AO)

Participants in the treatment (AO) arm will receive a 4-component intervention: 1)Behavior change goals; 2)Self-monitoring; 3)Tailored skills training; and 4)WIC provider counseling Both treatment and usual care arms will receive the current standard of care offered to postpartum mothers at WIC.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Partnering With WIC to Prevent Excessive Weight Gain in Pregnancy

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03707834

ParticipAid ID

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