Relationship of insulin, glucose, leptin, IL-6 and TNF-α in human breast milk with infant growth and body composition.


BACKGROUND Numerous appetite, growth, obesity-related hormones and inflammatory factors are found in human breast-milk, but there is little evidence on their relationship with infant body composition. OBJECTVIE: The purpose of the present cross-sectional pilot study was to assess the cross-sectional associations of appetite-regulating hormones and growth… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.2047-6310.2012.00059.x


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