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Early-Life Phthalate Exposure and Adiposity at 8 Years of Age

08:01 EDT 11 Sep 2017 | NIH

Introduction There is increasing recognition that the origins of obesity can be traced to gestation, infancy, or childhood, all critical periods of growth and development (Oken and Gillman 2003). Many studies have found associations between the fetal environment and subsequent health outcomes (Lawlor 2013; Ornoy 2011; Roseboom et al. 2006). The mechanisms that underlie the […]

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