*  Scientists report adulthood body size associated with cancer risk
... an assistant professor at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa's Cancer Research Center of Hawai'i-has reported that body mass in ... Scientists report adulthood body size associated with cancer risk. September 11, 2009 A team of scientists led by researcher ... Hernandez said, "The relationship of certain characteristics, such as body size, with cancer risk may vary across ethnic groups ... However, the relationship between body size and prostate cancer risk is not entirely understood. ...
  https://medicalxpress.com/news/2009-09-scientists-adulthood-body-size-cancer.html
*  Is body size at birth related to circadian salivary cortisol levels in adulthood? : Results from a longitudinal cohort study
Is body size at birth related to circadian salivary cortisol levels in adulthood?: Results from a longitudinal cohort study. ... Information on body mass during adolescence and adulthood and on health behavior, medication and medical conditions at 43 years ... The present study aims to examine if body size at birth is related to circadian cortisol levels at 43 years. METHODS: ... RESULTS: Across the normal spectrum, size at birth (birth weight and ponderal index) was positively related to total (area ...
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*  THE MILLION WOMEN STUDY: Body size in early life and risk of lymphoid malignancies and histological subtypes in adulthood.
Birth weight, body size at age 10 years, clothes size at age 20 years, and recent body mass index (BMI) were recorded in ... Body size in early life and risk of lymphoid malignancies and histological subtypes in adulthood.. Yang TO, Cairns BJ, Kroll ME ... and this association remained essentially unchanged after adjustment for birth weight and body size at 10. Higher lymphoid ... but the independent contribution of body size at birth and during childhood appears to be small. ...
  http://www.millionwomenstudy.org/publications/398/body-size-in-early-life-and-risk-of-lymphoid-malignancies-and-histological-subtypes-in-adulthood
*  Plus it
... can achieve normal body size by adulthood. In contrast, mice lacking the α6 subunit of the GABAA receptor, which is expressed ... Purkinje cell bodies were identified by their characteristic size and morphology. Cells could be used for up to 5 hr after ... Generation-dependent litter size and upregulation of α2 and α3 subunits in α1−/− mice. To establish an α1−/− mouse line, ... The litter size from wild-type matings remained constant at approximately seven pups per litter between the F3 and F5 ...
  http://www.jneurosci.org/content/21/10/3409
*  Skill in fighting animals | Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences
2005 A poor start in life negatively affects dominance status in adulthood independent of body size in green swordtails ... 1997 Weapon size versus body size as a predictor of winning in fights between shore crabs, Carcinus maenas (L.). Behav. Ecol. ... Although a few traits that might contribute to fighting ability (e.g. body size, weapon size) have been heavily studied, these ... Compensatory growth, for example, allows individuals that are subjected to a poor diet early in life to achieve large body size ...
  http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/284/1863/20171596
*  Phenotypically plastic responses to predation threat in the mangrove rivulus fish ( Kryptolebias marmoratus): behavior and...
A poor start in life negatively affects dominance status in adulthood independent of body size in green swordtails Xiphophorus ... Individuals were photographed at 2 and 6 months of age for body size, growth, and body shape analysis. Animals that have ... Body shape was more streamlined in animals exposed to cues from snakes fed conspecifics, which may facilitate increased jumping ... Berthé R, Lehmann FO (2015) Body appendages fine-tune posture and moments in freely manoeuvring fruit flies. J Exp Biol 218: ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10682-018-9952-5
*  Sarcopenia: Its assessment, etiology, pathogenesis, consequences and future perspectives | SpringerLink
Silventoinen, K., et al., Heritability of body size and muscle strength in young adulthood: a study of one million Swedish men ... Chumlea, W.C., A.F. Roche, and P. Webb, Body size, subcutaneous fatness and total body fat in older adults. Int J Obes, 1984. 8 ... Yliharsila, H., et al., Birth size, adult body composition and muscle strength in later life. Int J Obes (Lond), 2007. 31(9): p ... Hughes, V.A., et al., Longitudinal changes in body composition in older men and women: role of body weight change and physical ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FBF02982704
*  Long-term fitness benefits of polyandry in a small mammal, the bank vole Clethrionomys glareolus | Proceedings of the Royal...
We raised the offspring in the laboratory until adulthood and measured their body size, before releasing them to outdoor ... However, body mass has only been measured at adulthood and possible compensatory growth effects (Oksanen et al. 2001) may have ... a) Offspring body mass. Offspring body mass at the age of 5-12 weeks did not differ between treatments (GLMM, F1,19.1=0.47, p= ... 1999 Postmating sexual selection: the effects of male body size and recovery period on paternity and egg production rate in a ...
  http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/275/1638/1095
*  Early-Life Factors and Breast Cancer Risk in Hispanic Women: the Role of Adolescent Body Size | Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers...
Risk of breast cancer in young women in relation to body size and weight gain in adolescence and early adulthood. Br J Cancer ... Body size variables. Body build at ages 10, 15, and 20 years was assessed using 9 line drawings of body figures ranging from ... it is possible that correlates of and contributors to childhood body size differ across these populations. Large body size in ... Large body size in adulthood is inversely associated with breast cancer risk in premenopausal women (3), whereas in ...
  http://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/20/12/2572
*  body weights and measures
Body size at birth and same-sex marriage in young adulthood. Morten Frisch. Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum ... body size*body height*biometry*geography*socioeconomic factors*phenotype*reproduction*body weight*environment*cadaver*reference ... Body size and shape and glycemic control among Maya women in rural Yucatán. Penelope A McLorg. Department of Anthropology, ... Body weight, early growth and antler size influence antler bone mineral composition of Iberian red deer (Cervus elaphus ...
  https://www.labome.org/topics/diagnostic/investigative/body-weights-and-measures-16454.html
*  The association of body size in early to mid-life with adult urinary 6-sulfatoxymelatonin levels among night shift health care...
... but not earlier measures of body size, is associated with urinary aMT6s levels in adulthood. These observations did not vary by ... 20 kg/m2; Ptrend <0.0001); however, other measures of body size were not related to aMT6s levels after accounting for adult BMI ... We evaluated associations of birth weight, body shape (or somatotype) at ages 5 and 10, BMI at age 18 and adulthood, weight ... Using multivariable linear regression, we computed least-square mean aMT6s levels across categories of body size, and evaluated ...
  https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12889-015-1770-x
*  Thermal plasticity in Drosophila melanogaster: a comparison of geographic populations.
Several life history traits have been measured, that is body size, viability, developmental time to adulthood, progeny ... For body size traits our data confirmed the expected bigger size of temperate populations [33,41]. ... Partridge L,Barrie B,Fowler K,French V. Evolution and development of body size and cell size in Drosophila melanogaster in ... Gilchrist AS,Partridge L. A comparison of the genetic basis of wing size divergence in three parallel body size clines of ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Thermal-plasticity-in-Drosophila-melanogaster/16942614.html
*  Abstract MP59: Associations of Maternal Pre-pregnancy Body Mass Index and Gestational Weight Gain with Offspring Longitudinal...
... between maternal excess weight and weight gain in pregnancy with offspring change in body size from adolescence to adulthood. ... Message Body (Your Name) thought you would like to see the Circulation web site. ... While accumulating evidence suggests that maternal pre-pregnancy body mass index (mppBMI) and gestational weight gain (GWG) may ... Abstract MP59: Associations of Maternal Pre-pregnancy Body Mass Index and Gestational Weight Gain with Offspring Longitudinal ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/127/Suppl_12/AMP59
*  Computational human phantom - Wikipedia
Fisher, H. L. J. and Snyder, W. S. "Variation of dose delivered by 137Cs as a function of body size from infancy to adulthood ... A. Ding, M. Mille, P. F. Caracappa, X. G. Xu, "Impact of body size of obese patients on PET/CT dose estimates: Monte Carlo ... Fisher, H. L. J. and Snyder, W. S. "Distribution of dose delivered in the body size from a source of gamma rays distributed ... However, scientists attempted to model individual organs of the body and ultimately the entire human body in a realistic manner ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computational_human_phantom
*  Effects of Maternal Hypoxia during Pregnancy on Bone Development in Offspring: A Guinea Pig Model
J. Laitinen, K. Kiukaanniemi, J. Heikkinen et al., "Body size from birth to adulthood and bone mineral content and density at ... MH Decreased Offspring Body Weight. MH resulted in reduced fetal body weight at 62d gestation compared to fetuses from control ... When the bone volume was adjusted for body weight (bone volume/body weight), the relative bone volume was higher in MH compared ... d) Relative BV/TV in postnatal guinea pigs (adjusted for total body weight, %/g). (. ,. when compared to control). ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ije/2014/916918/
*  Welcome to CDC stacks | Medical Treatment and Weight Gain [Response to Letter] - 20162 | Preventing Chronic Disease
Risk of breast cancer in young women in relation to body size and weight gain in adolescence and early adulthood ... Findings have been inconsistent on effects of adolescent body size and adult weight gain on risk of breast cancer in young ...
  https://stacks.cdc.gov/view/cdc/20162
*  Association of chronic kidney disease and peripheral artery disease with inappropriate left ventricular mass.
Interaction between body size and cardiac workload: Influence on left ventricular mass during body growth and adulthood. ... Body mass index (BMI) was calculated as the ratio of weight in kilograms divided by square of height in meters. Blood samples ... Body mass index (kg/m2). 26.2±3.9. 25.4±3.8. 26.3±4.1. 26.5±5.3. ... Body mass index (kg/m2). 26.1±4.0. 24.8±3.5. 26.7±4.1**. ... body mass index, log triglyceride, eGFR ,45 mL/min/1.73 m2 and ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Association-chronic-kidney-disease-peripheral/23119010.html
*  Body Size May Influence How People View ... ( FRIDAY May 27 (Health...)
Body,Size,May,Influence,How,People,View,,the,World,medicine,medical news today,latest medical news,medical newsletters,current ... Your size may influence how you per...People were tricked into believing they were either the size of Barbie...The study ... Different genes influence smoking risk during adolescence and adulthood. 7. Smithsonian scientists find declining rainfall is a ... Body-Size-May-Influence-How-People-View--the-World.gif' alt=' Body Size May Influence How People View the World' border='0'>. ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/-Body-Size-May-Influence-How-People-View--the-World-82364-1/
*  Gestational Age and Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Individuals Born At Term: A Life Course Study | Journal of the American Heart...
Levels of CRF, body size, and adiposity during late childhood, adolescence, and young adulthood are shown in Table 2. Overall, ... Modeling physiological and anthropometric variables known to vary with body size and other confounding variables. Am J Phys ... Body fat assessed from total body density and its estimation from skinfold thickness: measurements on 481 men and women aged ... during young adulthood).43 Because VO2max is a physiological variable known to vary with body mass, expressing it in ratio with ...
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*  National Collaborative on Childhood Obesity Research | " New evidence on how weight, diet, and exercise can help reduce cancer...
Large body size in childhood, adolescence, and young adulthood predicted increased risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in a 2013 study ... A study published in 2003 in the New England Journal of Medicine found increased body weight associated with increased death ... People should aim for body mass index (BMI) scores of 18.5 to 24.9, according to the ACS. "The data are becoming more and more ... According to the ACS, extra body weight is associated with greater risk of cancers of the breast, colon and rectum, endometrium ...
  https://www.nccor.org/2014/02/20/new-evidence-on-how-weight-diet-and-exercise-can-help-reduce-cancer-risk/
*  Body Size, Physical Activity, and Risk of Triple-Negative and Estrogen Receptor-Positive Breast Cancer | Cancer Epidemiology,...
... we assessed associations between baseline body mass index (BMI), BMI in earlier adulthood, waist and hip circumference, waist- ... Body Size, Physical Activity, and Risk of Triple-Negative and Estrogen Receptor-Positive Breast Cancer. Amanda I. Phipps, Rowan ... Body size and risk of luminal, HER2-overexpressing, and triple-negative breast cancer in postmenopausal women. Cancer Epidemiol ... Body size, physical activity, and breast cancer hormone receptor status: results from two case-control studies. Cancer ...
  http://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/20/3/454
*  Progesterone: Menopause and Progesterone Development Essay | Major Tests
... a flood of biological events leading to an adult-sized body and sexual maturity. The physical transition to adulthood. A. ... Adulthood: 18 years - death Task: Map this information onto this timeline Conception Death Development Across the Lifespan ... the transition between childhood and adulthood 2. Puberty- ...
  https://www.majortests.com/essay/Progesterone-Menopause-And-Progesterone-Development-549860.html
*  Food security - Wikipedia
... bringing body size into alignment with the calories available during adulthood in the location where the child is born.[ ... Human populations can respond to chronic hunger and malnutrition by decreasing body size, known in medical terms as stunting or ... Limiting body size as a way of adapting to low levels of energy (calories) adversely affects health in three ways:[citation ... The body of scientific evidence concluding that GM foods are safe to eat and do not pose environmental risks is wide. Findings ...
  https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Food_security