Stress and Obesity - The Exposome and Metabolic Health - 2018 COAST/SSEW Symposium

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Barbara Laraia, PhD, UC Berkeley, reveals why neighborhoods and stress have a major impact on obesity and pregnancy. Series: "UCSF Consortium for Obesity Assessment, Study and Treatment" [Show ID: 34083]

Next we're gonna hear from Barbara Ryan who is a professor at UC Berkeley she's been studying maternal health and nutrition for 20 years studying the effects of food and security psychological stress on nutrition and weight particularly during pregnancy she's leading a phenomenal steady following black and white girls from Richmond California from 40 years ago they're born 40 years ago and she's now following them and their their babies looking at the transmission of obesity and if an a fax on for example the microbiome she is also an adviser to many government dialogues and agencies on Nutri ...

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