Is Duration of Breastfeeding Influencing the Risk of Obesity in Adult Males?
Several large population studies have suggested that breastfeeding protects against obesity in childhood (Armstrong & Reilly 2002; Liese et al. 2001), but it is unknown if this effect persists into adulthood.
KeywordsBody Mass Index Childhood Obesity Young Adulthood Breast Feeding Child Overweight
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