Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, May 8th, 2006
According to a study from the United States, "Although dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) is considered the most accurate measure of adiposity in children, it has rarely been used to examine the relation between infant feeding and adiposity during childhood. The objective was to ascertain whether adiposity at age 5 y was related to breastfeeding, to the timing of the introduction of complementary foods during infancy, or to both."
H.L. Burdette and colleagues working at the Children's Hospital Philadelphia explained, "Body composition was measured...
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