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Time Trends in Age at Menarche and Related Non-Communicable Disease Risk during the 20th Century in Mexico

Authors
  • Petersohn, Inga
  • Zarate-Ortiz, Arli G.
  • Cepeda-Lopez, Ana C.
  • Melse-Boonstra, Alida
Publication Date
Feb 13, 2019
Source
MDPI
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Language
English
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Green
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Abstract

0.90, 0.95), but not with hypertension, breast cancer or arthritis. In Mexico, AAM decreased significantly during the 20th century. AAM was inversely associated with adult weight and BMI, and positively with height. Women with a later AAM had a lower risk of diabetes and hypercholesterolemia.

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