Artículos de la semana
The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinal, 2013 Rivera JA, González de Cossío T, Pedraza LS, Aburto TC, Sánchez TG, Martorell R The number of children and adolescents who are overweight or obese worldwide is alarming. We did a systematic review to estimate the prevalence of overweight and obesity in children aged 0–19 years in Latin America.
BMC Public Health, 2014 Glavin K, Roelants M, Strand BH, Júlíusson PB, Lie KK, Helseth S, Hovengen R Abstract Background Identifying important ages for the development of overweight is essential for optimizing preventive efforts.
Journal of the European Economic Association, 2013 Carneiro P, Meghir C, Parey M Abstract We study the intergenerational effects of maternal education on children’s cognitive achievement, behavioral problems, grade repetition, and obesity, using matched data from the female participants of the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979 (NLSY79) and their children.
International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 2008 Deave T, Heron J, Evans J, Emond A Objective Postpartum depression in mothers is associated with developmental problems in their children. Many women who are depressed following childbirth are also depressed during pregnancy.
Revista Peruana de Medicina Experimental y Salud Pública, 2013 Alcázar L, Ocampo D, Huamán-Espino L, Aparco JP Resumen Objetivos. Estimar el impacto económico de la desnutrición crónica, aguda y global en el Perú.
First trimester fetal growth restriction and cardiovascular risk factors in school age children: population based cohort study
BMJ, 2014 Jaddoe VWV, de Jonge LL, Hofman A, Franco OH, Steegers EAP, Gaillard R Abstract Objective To examine whether first trimester fetal growth restriction correlates with cardiovascular outcomes in childhood.
English below Bioversity International, 2013 La Diversificación de la Alimentación y las Dietas explora el estado actual del conocimiento sobre el papel de la biodiversidad agrícola en la mejora de la dieta, la nutrición y la seguridad alimentaria.
The political origins of health inequity: prospects for change Published February 11, 2014 Executive summary Despite large gains in health over the past few decades, the distribution of health risks worldwide remains extremely and unacceptably uneven.
The Lancet, September 2013 Jim Yong Kim, Paul Farmer, Michael E Porter Initiatives to address the unmet needs of those facing both poverty and serious illness have expanded signiﬁcantly over the past decade.
American Academy of Pediatrics, 2012 Shonkoff JP, Garner AS Abstract Advances in fields of inquiry as diverse as neuroscience, molecular biology, genomics, developmental psychology, epidemiology, sociology, and economics are catalyzing an important paradigm shift in our understanding of health and disease across the lifespan.
Ministry of Social Development of New Zealand, Te Manatu¯ Whakahiato Ora, 2002 Susan E. Mayer Overview It is well established that parental income is positively associated with virtually every dimension of child well-being that social scientists measure.
Variance by BMI and Activity Status at the County and Individual Levels American Journal of Health Promotion, January 2014 Gustat J, O’Malley K, Hu T, Tabak RG, Goins KV, et al. Abstract Purpose. To examine support for local policies encouraging physical activity and perceived neighborhood environment characteristics by physical activity and weight status of respondents […]