Title: Important periods of weight development in childhood: a population-based longitudinal study
Authors: Glavin, Kari ×
Roelants, Mathieu
Strand, Bjørn Heine
Júlíusson, Pétur B
Lie, Kari Kveim
Helseth, Sølvi
Hovengen, Ragnhild #
Issue Date: Feb-2014
Publisher: BioMed Central
Series Title: BMC Public Health vol:14
Article number: 160
Abstract: Identifying important ages for the development of overweight is essential for optimizing preventive efforts. The purpose of the study was to explore early growth characteristics in children who become overweight or obese at the age of 8 years to identify important ages for the onset of overweight and obesity.
ISSN: 1471-2458
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Environment and Health - miscellaneous
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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