Perfluoroalkyl Substances during Pregnancy and Offspring Weight and Adiposity at Birth: Examining Mediation by Maternal Fasting Glucose in the Healthy Start Study

Conclusions: Follow-up of offspring will determine the potential long-term consequences of lower weight and adiposity at birth associated with prenatal PFAS exposure. https://doi.org/10.1289/EHP641 Received: 10 June 2016 Revised: 30 November 2016 Accepted: 13 December 2016 Published: 26 June 2017 Address correspondence to A. P. Starling, Dept. of Epidemiology, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, 12474 E. 19th Ave, Campus Box F426, Aurora, CO 80045 USA. Telephone: 303-724-8483. Email: anne.starling@ucdenver.edu Supplemental Material is available online (https://doi.org/10.1289/EHP641). The authors declare they have no actual or potential competing financial interests. Note to readers with disabilities: EHP strives to ensure that all journal content is accessible to all readers. However, some figures and Supplemental Material published in EHP articles may not conform to 508 standards due to the complexity of the information being presented. If you need assistance accessing journal content, please contact ehponline@niehs.nih.gov. Our staff will work with you to assess and meet your accessibility needs within 3 working days. Supplemental Material PDF (348 KB) Note to readers with disabilities: EHP has provided a 508-conformant table of contents summarizing the Supplemental Material for this article (see below) so readers with disabilities may determine whether they wish to acc...
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