Associations between dietary intakes and blood cholesterol concentrations at 31 months

  title={Associations between dietary intakes and blood cholesterol concentrations at 31 months},
  author={I Cowin and P Emmett},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
Objective: The initial stages of atherosclerosis have been shown to occur in children as young as 3. Elevated total and LDL cholesterol concentrations and low HDL concentrations are a well-established risk factor for atherosclerosis. The objective of this study was to investigate the dietary determinants of blood lipid concentrations at 31 months of age.Subjects: A randomly selected group of children (214 boys, 175 girls) in south-west England forming part of the Avon Longitudinal Study of… CONTINUE READING
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