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Pregnancy, Prenatal Care, Weight, and Maternal Age

Mary L. Hediger

in Reproductive and Perinatal Epidemiology

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195387902
eISBN:
9780199895328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387902.003.0032
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology

Once pregnant, nearly all women enter into prenatal care, so that the course of the pregnancy can be monitored and complications managed. At the time of entry there is a baseline examination and ... More


Physical Activity, Sedentary Behaviors, and Obesity

Frank B. Hu

in Obesity Epidemiology

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195312911
eISBN:
9780199865260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195312911.003.0015
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews epidemiologic studies on the relationship between physical activity, sedentary behaviors, and obesity, focusing on the role of increasing physical activity in preventing ... More


Predictors and Consequences of Childhood Obesity

Frank B. Hu

in Obesity Epidemiology

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195312911
eISBN:
9780199865260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195312911.003.0020
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the predictors and consequences of childhood obesity. Topics covered include predictors of obesity, diet and weight gain, and eating patterns. The physical, social, and ... More


Multivariable Linear Regression

Steve Selvin

in Epidemiologic Analysis: A Case-Oriented Approach

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195146189
eISBN:
9780199864720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195146189.003.0009
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter examines the influence of maternal weight gained during pregnancy on the birth weight of a newborn infant while controlling for a variety of possibly important confounding factors. The ... More


Multivariate Comparison of Two Groups

Steve Selvin

in Epidemiologic Analysis: A Case-Oriented Approach

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195146189
eISBN:
9780199864720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195146189.003.0014
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter examines the pattern of maternal weight change over two consecutive pregnancies, with particular focus on differences associated with the mother's parity. A canonical correlation ... More


Nonpar ametric Regression Analysis

Steve Selvin

in Epidemiologic Analysis: A Case-Oriented Approach

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195146189
eISBN:
9780199864720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195146189.003.0016
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter describes the influences on a newborn infant's birth weight of maternal prepregnancy weight and height in women who gained abnormally small amounts of weight during their pregnancies. ... More


Obesity Epidemiology: From Aetiology to Public Health

David Crawford, Robert W. Jeffery, Kylie Ball, and Johannes Brug (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199571512
eISBN:
9780191595097
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571512.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Although recognized clinically for some time as an important condition that increases risk of ill-health in affected individuals, it is only recently that obesity had been recognized as a ... More


Breast Cancer

Susan Hankinson, Rulla Tamimi, and David Hunter

in Textbook of Cancer Epidemiology

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195311174
eISBN:
9780199865093
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195311174.003.0016
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Breast cancer risk is influenced by pregnancy, which can stimulate the growth of already initiated cells but conveys long-term protection, perhaps through permanent structural changes to the tissue ... More


Coping with Other Symptoms and Side Effects

Rachel Miller and Susan E. Mason

in Diagnosis: Schizophrenia, Second Edition, second edition: A Comprehensive Resource for Consumers, Families, and Helping Professionals

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231150415
eISBN:
9780231521024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231150415.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter discusses some coping strategies for symptoms and side effects of schizophrenia outside of those discussed in the previous chapter. Common symptoms include anxiety, problems with ... More


An Athenian Interlude

Paul Wink

in Prima Donna: The Psychology of Maria Callas

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190857738
eISBN:
9780197550861
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190857738.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter, “An Athenian Interlude,” analyzes a major turning point in Callas’s life associated with her move, at age thirteen, from New York City to Athens. In Athens, she experienced poverty, ... More


Just Say Yes

Amy S. F. Lutz

in We Walk: Life with Severe Autism

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751394
eISBN:
9781501751417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751394.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter mentions the pharma CBD oral spray, which the author saw on her Facebook feed that had allegedly caused a nine-year-old autistic Puerto Rican boy to utter his first words. It refers to ... More


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