Environmental pollutant level during pregnancy linked with grown daughters who are overweight

ScienceDaily: The levels of the environmental pollutant perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) that mothers had in their blood during pregnancy increased the risk of obesity in their daughters at 20 years of age. The findings come from a recent study of Danish women in which the Norwegian Institute of Public Health participated. In recent decades, there has been a sharp increase in the number of overweight children and adults worldwide

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Environmental pollutant level during pregnancy linked with grown daughters who are overweight

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