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Relationship between Breast Feeding and Obesity in Children with Low Birth Weight

Mitra Zarrati 1 , Farzad Shidfar 1 , * , Maryam Moradof 2 , Farinaz Nasiri Nejad 3 , Hossein Keyvani 4 , Mohsen Rezaei Hemami 5 and Elham Razmpoosh 6
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1 Department of Nutrition and Biochemistry, Faculty of Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Exercise Physiology, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Physiology, Medicine Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Virology, Medicine Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Cardiovascular Research Center, Rajaee Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran, IR Iran
6 Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Health, Qazvin University of Medical Science, Qazvin, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: August 5, 2013, 15 (8); 676-682
  • Published Online: August 5, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 9, 2013
  • Revised: April 25, 2013
  • Accepted: May 20, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.11120

To Cite: Zarrati M, Shidfar F, Moradof M, Nasiri Nejad F, Keyvani H, et al. Relationship between Breast Feeding and Obesity in Children with Low Birth Weight, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2013 ; 15(8):676-682. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.11120.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussions
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