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Table 1 Milk intake increases prepregnancy, gestational, placental, fetal, and birth weight

From: Milk consumption during pregnancy increases birth weight, a risk factor for the development of diseases of civilization

Effect of milk intake Outcome Studies [Ref.]
Prepregnancy weight Increase Randomized intervention study, Denmark [80]
Gestational weight gain Increase Observational study, Iceland [86]
Placental weight Increase Danish National Birth Cohort, Denmark [87]
Increase Pune Maternal Nutrition Study, India [88]
Fetal weight Increase Generation R Study, Netherlands [156]
Birth weight Increase Generation R Study, Netherlands [156]
Increase Observational study, Sweden [158]
Increase Pune Maternal Nutrition Study, India [88]
Increase Observational study, Canada [159]
Increase Prospective observational study, Australia [160]
Increase Randomized controlled trial, USA [161]
Increase Systematic literature review, Norway [162]