Fetal Origins of Adult Disease: Concepts and Controversies
Association of low birthweight with increased risk of coronary heart disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes.
controlling for lifestyle factors such as smoking, physical activity, occupation, income, dietary habits, and childhood socioeconomic status.
NeoReviews Vol.5 No.12 2004 e511 © 2004 American Academy of Pediatrics. Rebecca Simmons*
Infants are compensating for earlier weight loss in a way that does not bode well long-term