A review on the genetic, environmental, and lifestyle aspects of the early-life origins of cardiovascular disease.

@article{Kelishadi2014ARO,
  title={A review on the genetic, environmental, and lifestyle aspects of the early-life origins of cardiovascular disease.},
  author={Roya Kelishadi and Parinaz Poursafa},
  journal={Current problems in pediatric and adolescent health care},
  year={2014},
  volume={44 3},
  pages={54-72}
}
This article is a comprehensive review on developmental origins of health and disease regarding various factors related to the origins of cardiovascular diseases from early life. It presents a summary of the impacts of various factors such as epigenetics; gene-environment interaction; ethnic predisposition to cardiovascular diseases and their underlying risk factors; prenatal factors; fetal programming; maternal weight status and weight gain during pregnancy; type of feeding during infancy… CONTINUE READING