Type 2 diabetes increases risk for obesity among subsequent generations.

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BACKGROUND Childhood obesity is increasing worldwide. Although the prevalence of obesity is low in India, it is being perceived as an emerging problem among affluent urban Indian children. There is little information regarding the profile of obese Indian children. The aim of this study was to assess the clinical profile of children and adolescents attending… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/dia.2008.0126

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@article{Chathurvedi2009Type2D, title={Type 2 diabetes increases risk for obesity among subsequent generations.}, author={Deepti Chathurvedi and Rajesh Khadgawat and Bindu Kulshrestha and Nandita S. Gupta and Angela Ann Joseph and Sadanand Diwedi and Ariachery Chinnama Ammini}, journal={Diabetes technology & therapeutics}, year={2009}, volume={11 6}, pages={393-8} }