Important periods of weight development in childhood: a population-based longitudinal study
Glavin, Kari × Roelants, Mathieu Strand, Bjørn Heine Júlíusson, Pétur B Lie, Kari Kveim Helseth, Sølvi Hovengen, Ragnhild #
BMC Public Health vol:Ahead of print issue:1 pages:160
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.