Example sentences for: adulthood

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  • Compared to other STH infections and schistosomiasis, hookworm infection exhibits a unique age-intensity profile—whereas the intensities for the former peak in childhood and adolescence, hookworm intensity usually either steadily rises in intensity with age or plateaus in adulthood [3,9].

  • In this article we have focused on comparisons of generally accepted or suspected risk factors for breast cancer, including some characteristics measured both for adulthood and adolescence.

  • The risk factors for adult disease that are associated with obesity in children and adolescents persist into adulthood or increase in prevalence if weight gain occurs.

  • In fact, the apoptotic demise (yielding double-stranded DNA breaks) of female germ cells throughout gestations of most vertebrates will encompass more than one-half of precursor populations [ 38 39 ] . Day 75 is the approximate time-point when a maximum number of oogonia is achieved in lambs; a nearly five-fold loss then occurs between Days 75 and 90 [ 40 ] . In some cases of nutritional deprivation cellular losses are accelerated [ 38 ] and reproductive performance of the female offspring during adulthood is attenuated [ 1 ] . Prenatal exposure to famine (1944-45 Dutch cohort) did not affect subsequent fertility of women [ 41 ] . Numbers of oogonia/oocytes and weights of mid-gestational fetal ovaries of sheep were increased [ 2 42 ] or not influenced by undernutrition [ [ 3 ] , present study].

  • 1983), and guided early parental intervention may prevent persistence into adulthood (Onslow et al.

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