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Association of famine exposure and the serum calcium level in healthy Chinese adults.

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Source(s):Frontiers in endocrinology [Front Endocrinol (Lausanne)] 2022 Aug 09; Vol. 13, pp. 937380. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 09 (Print Publication: 2022).

Abstract:Objective: Famine exposure and higher serum calcium levels are related with increased risk of many disorders, including Alzheimer's disease, atherosclerosis, diabetes, and osteoporosis. Whether famine exposure has any effect on serum calcium level is u...

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Nuclear war between two nations could spark global famine.

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Source(s):Nature [Nature] 2022 Aug; Vol. 608 (7924), pp. 661.

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How humans' ability to digest milk evolved from famine and disease.

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Source(s):Nature [Nature] 2022 Aug; Vol. 608 (7922), pp. 251-252.

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Climate change driving east Africa towards famine.

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Source(s):Lancet (London, England) [Lancet] 2022 Jul 16; Vol. 400 (10347), pp. 150-151.

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The international humanitarian response to famine in Tigray, Ethiopia:lessons from the Nigerian Civil War, 1967-1970.

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Source(s):Global health action [Glob Health Action] 2022 Dec 31; Vol. 15 (1), pp. 2107203.

Abstract:The Tigray crisis in Ethiopia is a grave humanitarian catastrophe with causes and consequences that resemble the Nigerian Civil War that ended with the defeat of secessionist Biafra five decades ago. As in the Biafra example, an ethnically distinct and...

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Early-life exposure to hardship increased risk tolerance and entrepreneurship in adulthood with gender differences.

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Source(s):Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A] 2022 Apr 12; Vol. 119 (15), pp. e2104033119. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 05.

Abstract:Many entrepreneurs credit their success to early hardship. Here, we exploit geographical differences in the intensity of China's Great Famine to investigate the effect of hardship during formative years on individual personality and engagement in busin...

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Exposure to Chinese Famine during Early Life Increases the Risk of Fracture during Adulthood.

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Source(s):Nutrients [Nutrients] 2022 Mar 03; Vol. 14 (5). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Mar 03.

Abstract:This study focused on identifying whether exposure to the Chinese Great Famine (1959-1961) in early life amplified the potential for fractures in adulthood. The survey was conducted using data from the 1997-2015 China Health and Nutrition Survey (CHNS)...

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Secular trends of age at menarche and the effect of famine exposure on age at menarche in rural Chinese women.

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Source(s):Annals of human biology [Ann Hum Biol] 2022 Feb; Vol. 49 (1), pp. 35-40. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Mar 11.

Abstract:Background: Over the past few decades, more studies have suggested that the age at menarche (AAM) has continued to decline. However, the AAM for women in resource-constrained areas is not clear. Moreover, the association between the Chinese famine and ...

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Early-Life Exposure to Famine and Risk of Metabolic Associated Fatty Liver Disease in Chinese Adults.

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Source(s):Nutrients [Nutrients] 2021 Nov 13; Vol. 13 (11). Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Nov 13.

Abstract:Background: Early-life exposure to the Chinese famine has been related to the risk of obesity, type 2 diabetes, and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease later in life. Nevertheless, the long-term impact of famine exposure on metabolic associated fatty live...

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Early-Life Exposure to the Chinese Famine of 1959-1961 and Type 2 Diabetes in Adulthood: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

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Source(s):Nutrients [Nutrients] 2022 Jul 12; Vol. 14 (14). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 12.

Abstract:Background: The fast-growing literature suggests that the Chinese famine of 1959-1961 drives current and future type 2 diabetes (T2D) epidemics in China. This conclusion may be premature, as many Chinese famine studies have major methodological problem...

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