Obesogen Holdover: Prenatal Exposure Predicts Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Childhood.

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Disruption of the metabolic system during critical windows of development, including the prenatal period, may predispose individuals to obesity and related diseases later in life. Certain chemicals, including some persistent organic pollutants (POPs), may mimic or block the actions of hormones involved in the development of fat tissue and energy homeostasis… (More)
DOI: 10.1289/ehp.123-A265

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