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Offspring risk of obesity in childhood, adolescence and adulthood in relation to gestational diabetes mellitus: a sex-specific association.

Authors
  • Li, Shanshan1, 2
  • Zhu, Yeyi1, 3
  • Yeung, Edwina1
  • Chavarro, Jorge E2, 4, 5
  • Yuan, Changzheng2, 4, 5
  • Field, Alison E2, 4, 6, 7
  • Missmer, Stacey A2, 4, 8, 6
  • Mills, James L1
  • Hu, Frank B2, 4, 5
  • Zhang, Cuilin1
  • 1 Division of Intramural Population Health Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Rockville, MD, USA.
  • 2 Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA.
  • 3 Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, CA, USA.
  • 4 Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.
  • 5 Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA.
  • 6 Division of Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.
  • 7 Department of Epidemiology, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA.
  • 8 Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.
Type
Published Article
Journal
International Journal of Epidemiology
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Publication Date
Oct 01, 2017
Volume
46
Issue
5
Pages
1533–1541
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyx151
PMID: 29024955
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
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Abstract

The association of GDM with offspring obesity from late childhood through early adulthood may differ by sex; a significant association was observed among male but not female offspring.

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