Maternal Gestational Diabetes and Early Childhood Obesity: A Retrospective Cohort Study

ARDIÇ C. , ÇOLAK S. , UZUN K. , Sali G., Aydemir T., Telatar G.

CHILDHOOD OBESITY, cilt.16, sa.8, ss.579-585, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 16 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1089/chi.2020.0183
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.579-585


Background: Recently, childhood obesity has become one of the most serious public health problems in the world. Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is considered a risk factor for childhood overweight and obesity. The study aimed at investigating the relationship between maternal GDM and childhood obesity in children aged from 1 to 3 years.