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Table 4 Practice and adequacy of physical exercise during pregnancy and the barriers to exercising, as reported by the women interviewed.

From: Knowledge, attitude and practice of women in Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil with respect to physical exercise in pregnancy: a descriptive study

   n %
Has exercised or currently exercises during this pregnancy Yes 48 29.0
  No 113 71.0
Is exercise adequate? Yes 37 22.9
  No 124 77.1
Barriers to the practice of physical exercise *
(n = 113)
   
  Lack of time 63 55.8
  Feels very tired 21 18.6
  Feels uncomfortable 16 14.2
  Does not like exercising 14 12.4
  Lack of information 8 7.1
  Is afraid that it will be harmful 5 3.1
  1. * Difference in the total number of women may reflect more than one response.