Maternal Prenatal Cortisol and Breastfeeding Predict Infant Growth

Fetal/infant growth affects adult obesity and morbidities/mortality and has been associated with prenatal exposure to cortisol. Bidirectional relations between maternal stress and breastfeeding suggest that they interact to influence offspring growth. No models have tested this hypothesis, particula...

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Main Authors: Nicki L. Aubuchon-Endsley, Hillary E. Swann-Thomsen, Nicole Douthit
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2020-11-01
Series:International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
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