Swipe om te navigeren naar een ander artikel
The onset of parenthood has been reported as a reason for steep declines in moderate–vigorous intensity physical activity (MVPA), but also increases in light activity rather than sedentary behavior. We examined the activity profiles of three cohorts of couples (couples without children, and first-time parents and second time parents) across 12 months. Participants were 314 adults (102 not expecting a child, 136 expecting first-child, 76 expecting second child) who completed baseline demographics and 7-day accelerometry, followed by assessments at 6 and 12 months. Hierarchical linear modeling showed that parents who were expecting their second child had lower MVPA; yet were less sedentary/had higher light intensity activity compared to other couples at baseline. First-time mothers’ physical activity pattern changed to match the profiles of parents who were now parenting two children across the first 12 months of child-rearing. Findings support MVPA interventions targeting new mothers.
Log in om toegang te krijgen
Met onderstaand(e) abonnement(en) heeft u direct toegang:
Abel, M. G., Hannon, J. C., Sell, K., Lillie, T., Conlin, G., & Anderson, D. (2008). GT1M accelerometers for walking and running in adults. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism,33, 1155–1164. CrossRef
Albright, C. L., Maddock, J. E., & Nigg, C. R. (2005). Physical activity before pregnancy and following childbirth in a multiethnic sample of healthy women in Hawaii. Women & Health,42, 95–110. CrossRef
Benoit, C., Jansson, M., Leadbeater, B., & McCarthy, B. (2002-2005). The impact of stigma on marginalized populations’ work, health and access to services. Canadian Institutes of Health Research.
Brown, W. J., & Trost, S. G. (2003). Life transitions and changing physical activity patterns in young women. American Journal of Preventitive Medicine,25, 140–143. CrossRef
Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute. (2009). 2008 Physical Activity Monitor Facts and Figures [Electronic Version]. Bulletin 2. Retrieved March 20, 2011 from http://cflri.ca/media/node/82/files/PAM2008FactsFigures_Bulletin02_PA_among_CanadiansEN.pdf
Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology. (2011). Canadian physical activity guidelines for adults 18-64 years [Electronic Version] from http://www.csep.ca/english/view.asp?x=804
Candelaria, J. I., Sallis, J. F., Conway, T. L., Saelens, B. E., Frank, L. D., & Slymen, D. J. (in press). Differences in physical activity among adults in households with and without children. Journal of Physical Activity and Health.
Colley, R. C., Garriguet, D., Janssen, I., Craig, C. L., Clarke, J., & Tremblay, M. S. (2011). Physical activity of Canadian adults: Accelerometer results from the 2007 to 2009 Canadian health measures survey , Health reports.
Esliger, D. W., Copeland, J. L., Barnes, J. D., & Tremblay, M. S. (2005). Standardizing and optimizing the use of accelerometer data for free-living physical activity monitoring. Journal of Physical Activity and Health,3, 366–383.
Freedson, P. S., Melanson, E., & Sirard, J. (1998). Calibration of the computer science and applications, Inc. accelerometer. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise,50, 777–781. CrossRef
Prince, S. A., Adamo, K. B., Hamel, M. E., Hardt, J., Connor Gorber, S., & Tremblay, M. (2008). A comparison of direct versus self-report measures for assessing physical activity in adults: A systematic review. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 5. doi: 10.1186/1479-5868-1185-1156
Raudenbush, S., Brennan, R., & Barnett, R. (1995). A multivariate hierarchical model for studying psychological change within married couples. Journal of Family Psychology,9, 161–174. CrossRef
Rhodes, R. E., Courneya, K. S., Blanchard, C. M., & Plotnikoff, R. C. (2007). Prediction of leisure-time walking: An integration of social cognitive, perceived environmental, and personality factors. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity,4, 51. PubMedCentralPubMedCrossRef
Rhodes, R. E., Symons Downs, D., & Bellows Riecken, K. H. (2008). Delivering inactivity: A review of physical activity and the transition to motherhood. In L. T. Allerton & G. P. Rutherfode (Eds.), Exercise and women’s health research (pp. 105–127). Hauppauge, NY: Earthlink Science Press.
Rhodes, R. E., Mark, R., & Temmel, C. (2012). Adult sedentary behaviour: A systematic review. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 42, e3–e28.
Statistics Canada. (2001). 2001 Community Profile-Victoria. Retrieved May 7, 2005, from http://www.statcan.ca/start.html
Statistics Canada. (2004). Health of Canadians living in census metropolitan areas. Retrieved May 3, 2005, from http://www.statcan.ca/english/freepub/11-015-XIE/cma/health.htm
Statistics Canada. (2005). Canadian Community Health Survey 1994-2003. Retrieved April 13, 2005, from http://www.acs-aec.ca/Polls/Physical%20Activity%20and%20Obesity.pdf
Statistics Canada. (2007). 2006 Census. Retrieved September 24, 2007, from http://www.statcan.ca/start.html
Statistics_Canada. (2005). Canadian Community Health Survey 1994-2003. Retrieved April 13, 2005, from http://www.acs-aec.ca/Polls/Physical%20Activity%20and%20Obesity.pdf
Strath, S. J., Brage, S., & Ekelund, U. (2005). Integration of physiological and accelerometer data to improve physical activity assessment. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, Supplement, 563–571.
Tremblay, M. S., LeBlanc, A. G., Kho, M. E., Saunders, T. J., Larouche, R., Colley, R. C., et al. (2011). Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in school-aged children and youth. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity,8, 98. PubMedCentralPubMedCrossRef
Welk, G. J. (2005). Principles of design and analyses for the calibration of accelerometry-based activity monitors. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, Supplement, 501–511.
- Physical activity and sedentary behavior across 12 months in cohort samples of couples without children, expecting their first child, and expecting their second child
Ryan E. Rhodes
Chris M. Blanchard
Patti Jean Naylor
Danielle Symons Downs
Darren E. R. Warburton
- Springer US