Postpartum weight retention risk factors and relationship to obesity at 1 year.

  title={Postpartum weight retention risk factors and relationship to obesity at 1 year.},
  author={Loraine K Endres and Heather L Straub and Chelsea Mckinney and Beth A. Plunkett and Cynthia S. Minkovitz and Chris Dunkel Schetter and Sharon Landesman Ramey and Chi Wang and Calvin J. Hobel and T Bala Raju and Madeleine Ullman Shalowitz},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={125 1},
OBJECTIVE To explore risk factors for postpartum weight retention at 1 year after delivery in predominantly low-income women. METHODS Data were collected from 774 women with complete height and weight information from participants in the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Community Child Health Network, a national five-site, prospective cohort study. Participants were enrolled primarily in the hospitals immediately after delivery. Maternal… CONTINUE READING

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