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ABC is the first Aboriginal birth cohort in Canada, and it seeks to understand the factors that cause adiposity (fatness) in Aboriginal children during the first three years of age.
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Our cohort is slowly building up! We have 91 women enrolled so far and have had over 60 births! Congratulations to everyone who has welcomed home their new baby! Best wishes and health!
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ABC is the first Aboriginal birth cohort in Canada, and it seeks to understand the factors that cause adiposity (fatness) in Aboriginal children during the first three years of age.
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The main objective of the ABC study is to determine the primary causes of adiposity (fatness) and related cardiovascular risk factors among Aboriginal newborns and the growing offspring during the first three years of age.