Does fish consumption during pregnancy increase fetal growth? A study of the size of the newborn, placental weight and gestational age in relation to fish consumption during pregnancy.

@article{Olsen1990DoesFC,
  title={Does fish consumption during pregnancy increase fetal growth? A study of the size of the newborn, placental weight and gestational age in relation to fish consumption during pregnancy.},
  author={Sj{\'u}rður Fr{\'o}ði Olsen and J{\o}rn Olsen and G A Frische},
  journal={International journal of epidemiology},
  year={1990},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={
          971-7
        }
}
This study investigates whether consumption of fish during pregnancy may prolong gestation or increase fetal growth. From 1984 to 1987, 11,980 pregnant Danish women filled out a questionnaire while they were in the 36th week of gestation; this was 83% of all such women living in two geographically defined areas. The women were divided into four strata dependent on having consumed a fish meal 0, 1-2, 3-4, or 5+ times during the previous month. In non-smokers, a one level increase in fish… CONTINUE READING
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