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Journal of Pregnancy
Volume 2016, Article ID 8984928, 11 pages
Research Article

Predictors of Gestational Weight Gain among White and Latina Women and Associations with Birth Weight

1Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
2Boston University School of Public Health, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
3Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
4Department of Psychology, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, 217 Gulick Hall, Geneva, NY 14456, USA
5Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA 01199, USA

Received 12 May 2016; Accepted 20 June 2016

Academic Editor: Debbie Smith

Copyright © 2016 Milagros C. Rosal et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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