Exclusive breastfeeding can attenuate body-mass-index increase among genetically susceptible children: A longitudinal study from the ALSPAC cohort
from PLOS Genetics
Previous research has clearly established a link between early environments (prenatal and postnatal), genetic and behavioral factors on the developmental origins of health and disease (DOHaD). Among environmental factors, breastfeeding has been advocated in the prevention of overweight/obesity among children.
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