Dietary intake of young twins: nature or nurture?123

@inproceedings{Pimpin2013DietaryIO,
  title={Dietary intake of young twins: nature or nurture?123},
  author={Laura Pimpin and Gina L Ambrosini and Clare H Llewellyn and Laura Johnson and Cornelia H M van Jaarsveld and Susan A Jebb and Jane Wardle},
  booktitle={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND The early years in life are increasingly recognized as a critical period for the development of diet-related behavioral traits. However, discussions continue on the relative role of genes and the environment in determining dietary intake, particularly in young children for whom detailed dietary information is limited. OBJECTIVES This study tested the hypothesis that diet in early childhood is primarily determined by the environment rather than by genes. A secondary aim was to… CONTINUE READING

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