Prenatal and Postnatal Bisphenol A Exposure and Body Mass Index in Childhood in the CHAMACOS Cohort
Brenda Eskanazi, Jonathan Chevrier, Kim Harley, Maryse Bouchard
bisphenol, child health, children, environmental health, exposure, prenatal, public health
Environmental Health Perspectives
This study uses CHAMACOS longitudinal cohort study data to examine the associations of BPA urinary concentrations with BMI. While results are inconclusive, researchers proposed that the obesogenic effects of BPA may manifest after puberty.