Catch-up growth in children fed a macrobiotic diet in early childhood.

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To study the relationship between diet and growth, a longitudinal anthropometric study was conducted in a Dutch population consuming a macrobiotic diet. Measurements (anthropometry and food habit questionnaire) were taken in 1985 (0-7 y), 1987, and in 1993 (7-16 y, n = 209). Z-scores were calculated for anthropometric measures and changes expressed as the… (More)

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@article{Dusseldorp1996CatchupGI, title={Catch-up growth in children fed a macrobiotic diet in early childhood.}, author={Marijke van Dusseldorp and I. C. W. Arts and Jorrit Bergsma and Nienke W. M. de Jong and Pieter Cornelis Dagnelie and Wilma van Staveren}, journal={The Journal of nutrition}, year={1996}, volume={126 12}, pages={2977-83} }