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Excess maternal weight gain during pregnancy is associated with overweight/obesity in offspring at age 16 years, but maternal pre-pregnancy obesity has a greater effect

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  1. Correspondence to: Dr Rebecca M Reynolds
    Endocrinology Unit, Centre for Cardiovascular Science, University of Edinburgh, Queen's Medical Research Institute, 47 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 4TJ, UK; R.Reynolds{at}ed.ac.uk
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Reynolds RM
Excess maternal weight gain during pregnancy is associated with overweight/obesity in offspring at age 16 years, but maternal pre-pregnancy obesity has a greater effect

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  • First published October 25, 2012.
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March 08, 2013

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