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Worldwide trends in body-mass index, underweight, overweight, and obesity from 1975 to 2016: a pooled analysis of 2416 population-based measurement studies in 128·9 million children, adolescents, and…
Worldwide trends in blood pressure from 1975 to 2015: a pooled analysis of 1479 population-based measurement studies with 19·1 million participants
Trends in adult body-mass index in 200 countries from 1975 to 2014: a pooled analysis of 1698 population-based measurement studies with 19·2 million participants
Worldwide trends in diabetes since 1980: a pooled analysis of 751 population-based studies with 4·4 million participants
Large breasts and narrow waists indicate high reproductive potential in women
- G. Jasienska, A. Ziomkiewicz, P. Ellison, S. Lipson, I. Thune
- MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of London…
- 22 June 2004
It is documented that women with higher breast–to–underbreast ratio (large breasts) and women with relatively low WHR (narrow waists) have higher fecundity as assessed by precise measurements of daily levels of 17–β–oestradiol (E2) and progesterone.
Reproduction and lifespan: Trade‐offs, overall energy budgets, intergenerational costs, and costs neglected by research
- G. Jasienska
- EconomicsAmerican journal of human biology : the official…
- 1 July 2009
I will discuss the following reasons for a lack of the negative relationship, described in some demographic studies, between the number of children and lifespan in women, and suggest that intergenerational costs of reproduction are related not only to having children but also to having grandchildren.
Cardiovascular disease, chronic kidney disease, and diabetes mortality burden of cardiometabolic risk factors from 1980 to 2010: a comparative risk assessment.
Use of the Internet as a source of health information amongst participants of antenatal classes.
- Patricia Lima-Pereira, C. Bermúdez-Tamayo, G. Jasienska
- MedicineJournal of clinical nursing
- 1 February 2012
The Internet is widely used as a source of information amongst participants of antenatal classes, both male and female, but the majority had no knowledge of websites run by not-for-profit organisations and preferred commercial websites.
Human reproduction and health: an evolutionary perspective
Metabolic and hormonal profiles: HDL cholesterol as a plausible biomarker of breast cancer risk. The Norwegian EBBA Study.
- A. Furberg, G. Jasienska, I. Thune
- Medicine, BiologyCancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a…
- 1 January 2005
The hypothesis that low serum HDL-C might reflect an unfavorable hormonal profile with, in particular, increased levels of estrogens is supported and gives further clues to biomarkers of breast cancer risk especially in overweight and obese women.