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Dietary intake of young twins: nature or nurture?

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: The early years in life are increasingly recognized as a critical period for the development of diet-related behavioral traits. However, discussions continue on the relative role of genes and the environment in determining dietary intake, particularly in young children for whom detailed dietary information is limited. OBJECTIVES: This study tested the hypothesis that diet in early childhood is primarily determined by the environment rather than by genes. A secondary aim was to cha...

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10.3945/ajcn.113.065250

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Journal:
The American journal of clinical nutrition
Volume:
98
Issue:
5
Pages:
1326-1334
Publication date:
2013-11-05
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EISSN:
1938-3207
ISSN:
0002-9165
URN:
uuid:580d8ac2-d421-4ff6-94bc-af71b364c4ae
Source identifiers:
429870
Local pid:
pubs:429870

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