This population-based, multiethnic, cross-sectional study identifies 12 preterm birth phenotypes associated with different patterns of neonatal outcomes.
This cross-sectional study examines newborn size by gestational age to investigate similarities and differences in risk factors for stunting and wasting.
This longitudinal study tested whether genetic risk for obesity is associated with accelerated weight gain in middle childhood (ages 4-8 years) and whether genetic association with accelerated weight gain is mediated by appetite traits.
This case-control study explores the potential association of congenital heart disease in offspring with maternal midpregnancy levels of glucose and insulin.
This birth cohort study provides evidence suggesting that prenatal but not postnatal exposure to bisphenol A is associated with diminished lung function and the development of persistent wheeze in children.
Llewellyn et al test the hypothesis that satiety responsiveness is an intermediate behavioral phenotype associated with genetic predisposition to obesity in children. From a twin cohort, they included 2258 unrelated children, one randomly selected from each twin pair, and assessed a polygenic risk score, adiposity, and satiety responsiveness.
This cross-sectional analysis uses NHANES data to investigate the association of stimulant use with bone mass in children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
This study assesses the prevalence of type 2 diabetes and prediabetes in children with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and assesses type 2 diabetes and prediabetes as risk factors for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.
This review provides a practical review of the presentation, evaluation, and treatment of thyroid disorders commonly encountered in a primary care practice.