Association of Birth by Cesarean Delivery With #Obesity and Type 2 #Diabetes Among Adult Women

..After 1 913 978 person-years of follow-up, 12 156 (36.6%) women were obese and 2014 (6.1%) had received a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes. Women born by cesarean delivery were more likely to be classified as obese and to have received a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes during follow-up. The multivariable-adjusted relative risk of obesity among women born by cesarean vs vaginal delivery was 1.11 (95% CI, 1.03-1.19). … Continue reading Association of Birth by Cesarean Delivery With #Obesity and Type 2 #Diabetes Among Adult Women

Prenatal and perinatal risk and protective factors for #psychosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis

.. 152 studies relating to 98 risk or protective factors were eligible for analysis. Significant risk factors were: maternal age younger than 20 years (OR 1·17) and 30–34 years (OR 1·05); paternal age younger than 20 years (OR 1·31) and older than 35 years (OR 1·28); any maternal (OR 4·60) or paternal (OR 2·73) psychopathology; maternal psychosis (OR 7·61) and affective disorder (OR 2·26); three … Continue reading Prenatal and perinatal risk and protective factors for #psychosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis