Effects of infant weight gain on subsequent allergic outcomes in the first 3 years of life

@inproceedings{Loo2017EffectsOI,
  title={Effects of infant weight gain on subsequent allergic outcomes in the first 3 years of life},
  author={Evelyn Xiu-Ling Loo and A S-P Goh and Izzuddin M Aris and Oon Hoe Teoh and Lynette Pei-chi Shek and Bee Wah Lee and Yiong Huak Chan and Mya Thway Tint and S L Y Soh and Seang-Mei Saw and Peter Gluckman and Keith M. Godfrey and Yap-Seng Chong and Fabian K P Yap and Michael S Kramer and Hugo P S van Bever and Yung Seng Lee},
  booktitle={BMC pediatrics},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND The association between early weight gain and later allergic outcomes has not been well studied. We examined the relation between weight gain and the subsequent development of allergic outcomes in the first 36 months of life in a Singapore birth cohort. METHODS In repeated visits in the first 15 months, we measured infant weight and… CONTINUE READING