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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29128565/obesity-and-triple-negative-breast-cancer-disparities-controversies-and-biology
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Eric C Dietze, Tanya A Chavez, Victoria L Seewaldt
Once considered a problem of Western nations, obesity (body mass index ≥30 kg/m2) has rapidly increased since the 1970s to become a major threat to world health. Since 1970, the face of obesity has changed from a disease of affluence and abundance to a disease of poverty. During the last 10 years, studies have mechanistically linked obesity and an obese tumor microenvironment with signaling pathways that predict aggressive breast cancer biology. For example, in the United States, African American women are more likely than non-Hispanic European American women to be obese and to be diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC)...
November 9, 2017: American Journal of Pathology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28368304/pre-pregnancy-body-mass-index-is-associated-with-dietary-inflammatory-index-and-c-reactive-protein-concentrations-during-pregnancy
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Dayeon Shin, Junguk Hur, Eun-Hee Cho, Hae-Kyung Chung, Nitin Shivappa, Michael D Wirth, James R Hébert, Kyung Won Lee
There have been a limited number of studies examining the association between pre-pregnancy body mass index (BMI) and dietary inflammation during pregnancy. Our aim is to examine the association between pre-pregnancy BMI and the Dietary Inflammatory Index (DII)™ and C-reactive protein (CRP) concentrations during pregnancy. The study included 631 pregnant American women from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) cross-sectional examinations from 2003 to 2012. Pre-pregnancy BMI was calculated based on self-reported pre-pregnancy weight and measured height...
April 1, 2017: Nutrients
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27103388/insulin-resistance-modifies-the-association-between-obesity-and-current-asthma-in-adults
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Juan Carlos Cardet, Samuel Ash, Tope Kusa, Carlos A Camargo, Elliot Israel
Insulin resistance potentiates the association between obesity and childhood asthma, but this relationship appears inconsistent in relatively small studies of adults. We investigated effect modification in adults using the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-2012, a large, nationally representative database.Insulin resistance and a history of physician-diagnosed current asthma were obtained from 12 421 adults, ages 18-85 years. We used logistic regression to determine associations between obesity and current asthma, adjusting for age, sex, race/ethnicity, poverty income ratio and smoking status...
August 2016: European Respiratory Journal: Official Journal of the European Society for Clinical Respiratory Physiology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27044700/child-poverty-and-the-promise-of-human-capacity-childhood-as-a-foundation-for-healthy-aging
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Paul H Wise
The effect of child poverty and related early life experiences on adult health outcomes and patterns of aging has become a central focus of child health research and advocacy. In this article a critical review of this proliferating literature and its relevance to child health programs and policy are presented. This literature review focused on evidence of the influence of child poverty on the major contributors to adult morbidity and mortality in the United States, the mechanisms by which these associations operate, and the implications for reforming child health programs and policies...
April 2016: Academic Pediatrics
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