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Table 1 Eligibility criteria

From: Aboriginal birth cohort (ABC): a prospective cohort study of early life determinants of adiposity and associated risk factors among Aboriginal people in Canada

Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
Women < 40 years old Women who conceived the fetus using artificial methods including in-vitro fertilization or intrauterine insemination
Aboriginal ancestry Women carrying more than one fetus
Pregnant with singleton Surrogate mothers
  Women who suffer from severe chronic medical conditions including active cancer, severe infectious diseases including HIV, hepatitis B or C, or who are VDRL positive