Browsing Department of Clinical Medicine by Subject "Body mass index"
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The metabolic syndrome and cardiometabolic risk factors in children and adolescents: Associations between different anthropometric measurements and cardiometabolic risk factors (The University of Bergen, 2015-05-15)Introduction: The prevalence of pediatric obesity has increased worldwide during the last decades, and is currently a serious health challenge, as it causes extensive health problems in terms of cardiovascular comorbidities ...Master thesis
Possible relation between maternal consumption of added sugar and sugar-sweetened beverages and birth weight - time trends in a population (BioMed Central, 2012-10-24)Background: High birth weight (BW) is a risk factor for later obesity. In Norway, mean BW and proportion of large newborns increased from 1989 to 2000 and subsequently decreased to the 1989 level by 2010. The purpose of ...Journal article