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- Stratton, Gareth, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Ecology of food and nutrition 2009 v.48 no.2 pp. 123-136
- school children; hospitals; childbirth; ambient temperature; body mass index; elementary schools; elementary students; obesity; seasons; air temperature; United Kingdom
- ... Several studies suggest that temperature (season) at birth affects body weight and obesity years later. This study related air temperature at birth to body mass index in Liverpool primary school children (n = 11,084). No association was found between body mass index categories and month or season of birth and only weak correlations with month of birth and air temperature at birth. These correlatio ...