Obesity among offspring of women with type 1 diabetes

Rodrigues, Shaila; Ferris, Ann M.; Perez-Escamilla, Rafael; Backstrand, Jeffrey R.
December 1998
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Dec98, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p258
Academic Journal
Deals with a study which compared the body growth and composition of children from women with and without diabetes mellitus. Physiological effects and physical deformities caused by maternal diabetes to babies; Methodology; Differences in infant and child characteristics between groups; Differences between obese and nonobese children in the group with mothers with type 1 diabetes.


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