Identifying young children without overweight at high risk for adult overweight: the Terneuzen Birth Cohort.

OBJECTIVE To develop a tool to identify children with high risk of adult overweight (AO), especially before developing overweight, based on body mass index (BMI) standard deviation score(s) (SDS) changes between 2-6 years (y) of age. METHODS We fitted a linear spline model to BMI SDS of 762 young Caucasian adults from the Terneuzen Birth Cohort at fixed… CONTINUE READING