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1

Maternal stress in which trimester has the greatest risk for causing low birth weight and preterm birth with later chronic disease?

How many stressful "events" are needed for a significant risk?

1st trimester

only 2 stressfull events are needed

2

What are some reasons fetuses of obese mothers ar emore likely to have diabetes?


the way their adipose tissue develops leads to insulin resistance in utero

3

Primordial prevention of type 2 diabetes will have to target whose health?


the maternal health, and early - when they're girls

4

What is the "magic" ACE score that implies multiple risk factors for disease?


4 or more

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