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  1. McDade TW, Rutherford JN, Adair L, Kuzawa C. Population differences in associations between C-reactive protein concentration and adiposity: comparison of young adults in the Philippines and the United States. Am J Clin Nutr 2009 Apr;89(4): 1237-45.
  2. Liu H, Mroz T, Adair LS. Parental Compensatory Behaviors and Early Child Health Outcomes in Cebu, Philippines. Journal of Development Economics 2009;90(2): 209-230.
  3. Kelles A, Adair L. Offspring consume a more obesogenic diet than mothers in response to changing socioeconomic status and urbanization in Cebu, Philippines. International Journal of Behavior and Physical Activity 2009;6:47.
  4. Fehringer JA, Hindin MJ. Like parent, like child: intergenerational transmission of partner violence in Cebu, the Philippines. J Adolesc Health 2009 Apr;44(4): 363-71.
  5. Daniels MC, Adair LS, Popkin BM, Truong YK. Dietary diversity scores can be improved through the use of portion requirements: an analysis in young Filipino children. Eur J Clin Nutr 2009 Feb;63(2): 199-208.
  6. Dahly DL, Adair LS, Bollen KA. A structural equation model of the developmental origins of blood pressure. Int J Epidemiol 2009 Apr;38(2): 538-48.
  7. Carba DB, Tan VL, Adair LS. Early childhood length-for-age is associated with the work status of Filipino young adults. Econ Hum Biol 2009 Mar;7(1): 7-17.
  8. Adair LS, Martorell R, Stein AD, et al. Size at birth, weight gain in infancy and childhood, and adult blood pressure in 5 low- and middle-income-country cohorts: when does weight gain matter? Am J Clin Nutr 2009 May;89(5): 1383-92.
  9. Victora CG, Adair L, Fall C, et al. Maternal and child undernutrition: consequences for adult health and human capital. Lancet 2008 Jan 26;371(9609): 340-57.
  10. McDade TW, Rutherford JN, Adair L, Kuzawa C. Adiposity and pathogen exposure predict C-reactive protein in Filipino women. J Nutr 2008 Dec;138(12): 2442-7.
  11. Marvelle AF, Lange LA, Qin L, Adair LS, Mohlke KL. Association of FTO with obesity-related traits in the Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Survey (CLHNS) Cohort. Diabetes 2008 Jul;57(7): 1987-91.
  12. Jones LL, Griffiths PL, Adair LS, Norris SA, Richter LM, Cameron N. A comparison of the socio-economic determinants of growth retardation in South African and Filipino infants. Public Health Nutr 2008 Dec;11(12): 1220-8.
  13. Gipson JD, Hindin MJ. "Having another child would be a life or death situation for her": understanding pregnancy termination among couples in rural Bangladesh. Am J Public Health 2008 Oct;98(10): 1827-32.
  14. Feranil A, Gultiano S, Adair LS. The Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Survey: Two Decades Later Asia-Pacific Population Journal 2008; 23(3): 39-54.
  15. Colchero MA, Caballero B, Bishai D. The effect of income and occupation on body mass index among women in the Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Surveys (1983-2002). Soc Sci Med 2008 May;66(9): 1967-78.
  16. Colchero MA, Bishai D. Effect of neighborhood exposures on changes in weight among women in Cebu, Philippines (1983-2002). Am J Epidemiol 2008 Mar 1;167(5): 615-23.
  17. Ansara DL, Hindin MJ. Perpetration of Intimate Partner Aggression by Men and Women in the Philippines: Prevalence and Associated Factors. J Interpers Violence 2008 Sep 3.
  18. Upadhyay UD, Hindin MJ. The influence of parents' marital relationship and women's status on children's age at first sex in Cebu, Philippines. Stud Fam Plann 2007 Sep;38(3): 173-86.
  19. Tudor-Locke C, Ainsworth BE, Adair LS, Du S, Lee N, Popkin BM. Cross-sectional comparison of physical activity and inactivity patterns in Chinese and Filipino youth. Child Care Health Dev 2007 Jan;33(1): 59-66.
  20. Marvelle AF, Lange LA, Qin L, et al. Comparison of ENCODE region SNPs between Cebu Filipino and Asian HapMap samples. J Hum Genet 2007;52(9): 729-37.
  21. Lee NR, Adair LS. Occupational gender segregation and wage rate differentials among Filipino youth. Philippine Population Review 2007;6(1): 21-44.
  22. Kuzawa CW, Quinn EA, Adair LS. Leptin in a lean population of Filipino adolescents. Am J Phys Anthropol 2007 Apr;132(4): 642-9.
  23. Dahly DL, Adair LS. Quantifying the urban environment: a scale measure of urbanicity outperforms the urban-rural dichotomy. Soc Sci Med 2007 Apr;64(7): 1407-19.
  24. Adair LS. Size at birth and growth trajectories to young adulthood. Am J Hum Biol 2007 May-Jun;19(3): 327-37.
  25. Upadhyay UD, Hindin MJ, Gultiano S. Before first sex: gender differences in emotional relationships and physical behaviors among adolescents in the Philippines. Int Fam Plan Perspect 2006 Sep;32(3): 110-9.
  26. Upadhyay UD, Hindin MJ. Do perceptions of friends' behaviors affect age at first sex? Evidence from Cebu, Philippines. J Adolesc Health 2006 Oct;39(4): 570-7.
  27. Hindin MJ, Gultiano S. Associations between witnessing parental domestic violence and experiencing depressive symptoms in Filipino adolescents. Am J Public Health 2006 Apr;96(4): 660-3.
  28. Hindin MJ. Women's input into household decisions and their nutritional status in three resource-constrained settings. Public Health Nutr 2006 Jun;9(4): 485-93.
  29. Upadhyay UD, Hindin MJ. Do higher status and more autonomous women have longer birth intervals? Results from Cebu, Philippines. Soc Sci Med 2005 Jun;60(11): 2641-55.
  30. Schmeer KK, Gultiano S. Married women's resource position and household food expenditures in Cebu, Philippines. Journal of Marriage and Family 2005;67(2): 399-409.
  31. Hindin MJ. Family dynamics, gender differences and educational attainment in Filipino adolescents. J Adolesc 2005 Jun;28(3): 299-316.
  32. Eckhardt CL, Suchindran C, Gordon-Larsen P, Adair LS. The association between diet and height in the postinfancy period changes with age and socioeconomic status in Filipino youths. J Nutr 2005 Sep;135(9): 2192-8.
  33. Eckhardt CL, Gordon-Larsen P, Adair LS. Growth patterns of Filipino children indicate potential compensatory growth. Ann Hum Biol 2005 Jan-Feb;32(1): 3-14.
  34. Daniels MC, Adair LS. Breast-feeding influences cognitive development in Filipino children. J Nutr 2005 Nov;135(11): 2589-95.
  35. Adair LS, Popkin BM. Are child eating patterns being transformed globally? Obes Res 2005 Jul;13(7): 1281-99.
  36. Perlas LA, Gibson RS, Adair LS. Macronutrient and selected vitamin intakes from complementary foods of infants and toddlers from Cebu, Philippines. Int J Food Sci Nutr 2004 Feb;55(1): 1-15.
  37. McDade TW, Kuzawa CW, Adair LS, Beck MA. Prenatal and early postnatal environments are significant predictors of total immunoglobulin E concentration in Filipino adolescents. Clin Exp Allergy 2004 Jan;34(1): 44-50.
  38. Kuzawa CW, Adair LS. A supply-demand model of fetal energy sufficiency predicts lipid profiles in male but not female Filipino adolescents. Eur J Clin Nutr 2004 Mar;58(3): 438-48.
  39. J Nutr 2004 Jan;134(1): 194-200.
  40. Daniels MC, Adair LS. Growth in young Filipino children predicts schooling trajectories through high school. J Nutr 2004 Jun;134(6): 1439-46.
  41. Cole TJ. Modeling postnatal exposures and their interactions with birth size. J Nutr 2004 Jan;134(1): 201-4.
  42. Adair LS. Dramatic rise in overweight and obesity in adult filipino women and risk of hypertension. Obes Res 2004 Aug;12(8): 1335-41.
  43. Tudor-Locke C, Ainsworth BE, Adair LS, Popkin BM. Physical activity in Filipino youth: the Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Survey. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 2003 Feb;27(2): 181-90.
  44. Tudor-Locke C, Ainsworth BE, Adair LS, Popkin BM. Physical activity in Filipino youth: the Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Survey. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 2003 Feb;27(2): 181-90.
  45. Tudor-Locke C, Ainsworth BE, Adair LS, Popkin BM. Objective physical activity of filipino youth stratified for commuting mode to school. Med Sci Sports Exerc 2003 Mar;35(3): 465-71.
  46. Kuzawa CW, Adair LS, Avila JL, Cadungog JH, Le NA. Atherogenic lipid profiles in Filipino adolescents with low body mass index and low dietary fat intake. Am J Hum Biol 2003 Sep-Oct;15(5): 688-96.
  47. Kuzawa CW, Adair LS. Lipid profiles in adolescent Filipinos: relation to birth weight and maternal energy status during pregnancy. Am J Clin Nutr 2003 Apr;77(4): 960-6.
  48. Hindin MJ. Health risk behaviors among Filipino adolescents. J Adolesc Health 2003 Sep;33(3): 145-6.
  49. Eckhardt CL, Adair LS, Caballero B, et al. Estimating body fat from anthropometry and isotopic dilution: a four-country comparison. Obes Res 2003 Dec;11(12): 1553-62.
  50. Borja JB, Adair LS. Assessing the net effect of young maternal age on birthweight. Am J Hum Biol 2003 Nov-Dec;15(6): 733-40.
  51. Adair LS, Cole TJ. Rapid child growth raises blood pressure in adolescent boys who were thin at birth. Hypertension 2003 Mar;41(3): 451-6.
  52. Hindin MJ, Adair LS. Who's at risk? Factors associated with intimate partner violence in the Philippines. Soc Sci Med 2002 Oct;55(8): 1385-99.
  53. Eckhardt CL, Adair LS. Differences in stunting prevalences calculated from two similar growth references may be large and inconsistent in undernourished children. Ann Hum Biol 2002 Sep-Oct;29(5): 566-78.
  54. Adair LS, Guilkey DK, Bisgrove EZ. Effects of childbearing on women's labor force participation and earnings. Journal of Population Economics 2002;15: 625-45.
  55. Rous JJ. Is breast-feeding a substitute for contraception in family planning? Demography 2001 Nov;38(4): 497-512.
  56. McDade TW, Beck MA, Kuzawa CW, Adair LS. Prenatal undernutrition and postnatal growth are associated with adolescent thymic function. J Nutr 2001 Apr;131(4): 1225-31.
  57. McDade TW, Beck MA, Kuzawa C, Adair LS. Prenatal undernutrition, postnatal environments, and antibody response to vaccination in adolescence. Am J Clin Nutr 2001 Oct;74(4): 543-8.
  58. McDade TW, Adair LS. Defining the "urban" in urbanization and health: a factor analysis approach. Soc Sci Med 2001 Jul;53(1): 55-70.
  59. Borja J, Barba CV. Assessing the risks associated with adolescent pregnancy in a developing world context. Philippine Quarterly of Culture and Society 2001;29(1-2): 133-47.
  60. Adair LS, Popkin B. The Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Survey: History and Major Contributions of the Project. Philippine Quarterly of Culture and Society 2001; 29: 5-37.
  61. Adair LS, Kuzawa CW, Borja J. Maternal energy stores and diet composition during pregnancy program adolescent blood pressure. Circulation 2001 Aug 28;104(9): 1034-9.
  62. Adair LS. Size at birth predicts age at menarche. Pediatrics 2001 Apr;107(4): E59.
  63. Mendez MA, Adair LS. Severity and timing of stunting in the first two years of life affect performance on cognitive tests in late childhood. J Nutr 1999 Aug;129(8): 1555-62.
  64. Gultiano S. Husbands' views on family planning and labor force participation of wives in Metro Cebu, The Philippines. Philippine Quarterly of Culture and Society 1999;27(3): 133-60.
  65. Avila JL, Perez LL. Are Women Saying the Same in Sample Surveys and In Depth Interviews? A Comparison of Survey and Interview Responses on Household Decision Making and Marital Relations. In: Guerrero ML, editor. Selected readings on health and feminist research: A sourcebook. Manila: University Center for Women's Studies, University of the Philippines; 1999. p. 191-220.
  66. Adair LS. Filipino children exhibit catch-Up growth from age 2 to 12 years. J Nutr 1999 Jun;129(6): 1140-8.
  67. Miles-Doan R, Brewster KL. The impact of type of employment on women's use of prenatal-care services and family planning in urban Cebu, the Philippines. Stud Fam Plann 1998 Mar;29(1): 69-78.
  68. Hotchkiss DR. The tradeoff between price and quality of services in the Philippines. Soc Sci Med 1998 Jan;46(2): 227-42.
  69. Guilkey DK, Riphahn RT. The determinants of child mortality in the Philippines: estimation of a structural model. J Dev Econ 1998 Aug;56(2): 281-305.
  70. Zohoori N, Savitz DA. Econometric approaches to epidemiologic data: relating endogeneity and unobserved heterogeneity to confounding. Ann Epidemiol 1997 May;7(4): 251-7.
  71. Zohoori N. Does endogeneity matter? A comparison of empirical analyses with and without control for endogeneity. Ann Epidemiol 1997 May;7(4): 258-66.
  72. Borja J, Adair LS, Bisgrove EZ. Effects of childbearing on quality of women's lives.  International Population Conference Bejing 1997. Liege, Belgium: International Union for the Scientific Study of Population; 1997.
  73. Akin JS, Rous JJ. Effect of provider characteristics on choice of contraceptive provider: a two-equation full-information maximum-likelihood estimation. Demography 1997 Nov;34(4): 513-23.
  74. Adair LS, Guilkey DK. Age-specific determinants of stunting in Filipino children. J Nutr 1997 Feb;127(2): 314-20.
  75. Zohoori N, Popkin BM. Longitudinal analysis of the effects of infant-feeding practices on postpartum amenorrhea. Demography 1996 May;33(2): 167-80.
  76. Blau DM, Guilkey DKG, Popkin B. Infant health and the labor supply of mothers. Journal of Human Resources 1996;31(1): 90-139.
  77. Bisgrove EZ, Popkin BM. Does women's work improve their nutrition: evidence from the urban Philippines. Soc Sci Med 1996 Nov;43(10): 1475-88.
  78. Adair LS, Popkin BM. Low birth weight reduces the likelihood of breast-feeding among Filipino infants. J Nutr 1996 Jan;126(1): 103-12.
  79. VanDerslice J, Briscoe J. Environmental interventions in developing countries: interactions and their implications. Am J Epidemiol 1995 Jan 15;141(2): 135-44.
  80. Guilkey DK, Stewart JF. Infant feeding and the marketing of infant foods in the Philippines. Economic Development and Culture Change 1995;43(2): 369-99.
  81. Zohoori N. The effects of calories and types of supplements on postpartum amenorrhea in the Philippines. Ann N Y Acad Sci 1994 Feb 18;709: 216-7.
  82. VanDerslice J, Popkin B, Briscoe J. Drinking-water quality, sanitation, and breast-feeding: their interactive effects on infant health. Bull World Health Organ 1994;72(4): 589-601.
  83. VanDerslice J. Water use as a measure of hygiene behavior. In: Kochar V, Cairncross S, editors. Studying Hygiene Behavior_Methods, Issues, and Experiences. New Delhi: Sage 1994.
  84. Miller JE. Birth order, interpregnancy interval and birth outcomes among Filipino infants. J Biosoc Sci 1994 Apr;26(2): 243-59.
  85. Dargent-Molina P, James SA, Strogatz DS, Savitz DA. Association between maternal education and infant diarrhea in different household and community environments of Cebu, Philippines. Soc Sci Med 1994 Jan;38(2): 343-50.
  86. Zohoori N, Popkin BM, Fernandez ME. Breast-feeding patterns in the Philippines: a prospective analysis. J Biosoc Sci 1993 Jan;25(1): 127-38.
  87. VanDerslice J, Briscoe J. All Coliforms Are Not Created Equal: A Comparison of the Effects of Water Source and In-House Contamination on Infantile Diarrheal Disease. Water Resources Research 1993;29(7): 1983-95.
  88. Udry JR, Deang L. Determinants of coitus after childbirth. J Biosoc Sci 1993 Jan;25(1): 117-25.
  89. Siega-Riz AM, Adair LS. Biological determinants of pregnancy weight gain in a Filipino population. Am J Clin Nutr 1993 Mar;57(3): 365-72.
  90. Popkin BM, Guilkey DK, Schwartz JB, Flieger W. Survival in the perinatal period: a prospective analysis. J Biosoc Sci 1993 Jul;25(3): 359-70.
  91. Popkin BM, Guilkey DK, Akin JS, Adair LS, Udry JR, Flieger W. Nutrition, lactation, and birth spacing in Filipino women. Demography 1993 Aug;30(3): 333-52.
  92. Doan RM, Popkin BM. Women's work and infant care in the Philippines. Soc Sci Med 1993 Feb;36(3): 297-304.
  93. Adair LS, VanDerslice J, Zohoori N. Urban-rural Differences in Growth and Diarrheal Morbidity of Filipino Infants. In: Schell LM, Smith M, Bilsborough A, editors. Urban Ecology and Health in the Third World. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press; 1993. p. 75-89.
  94. Adair LS, Popkin BM, Guilkey DK. The duration of breast-feeding: how is it affected by biological, sociodemographic, health sector, and food industry factors? Demography 1993 Feb;30(1): 63-80.
  95. Adair L, Popkin BM, VanDerslice J, et al. Growth dynamics during the first two years of life: a prospective study in the Philippines. Eur J Clin Nutr 1993 Jan;47(1): 42-51.
  96. CebuStudyTeam, Adair L, Akin JS, et al. A child health production function estimated from longitudinal data. Journal of Development Economics 1992;38: 323-51.
  97. Akin J, Guilkey D, Popkin B, et al. A child health production function estimated from longitudinal data. Cebu Study Team. J Dev Econ 1992 Apr;38(2): 323-51.
  98. Adair LS, Popkin BM. Prolonged lactation contributes to depletion of maternal energy reserves in Filipino women. J Nutr 1992 Aug;122(8): 1643-55.
  99. Adair LS. Postpartum nutritional status of Filipino women. American Journal of Human Biology 1992;4: 635-46.
  100. Stewart JF, Popkin BM, Guilkey DK, Akin JS, Adair L, Flieger W. Influences on the extent of breast-feeding: a prospective study in the Philippines. Demography 1991 May;28(2): 181-99.
  101. Moe CL, Sobsey MD, Samsa GP, Mesolo V. Bacterial indicators of risk of diarrhoeal disease from drinking-water in the Philippines. Bull World Health Organ 1991;69(3): 305-17.
  102. CebuStudyTeam. Underlying and proximate determinants of child health: the Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Study. Am J Epidemiol 1991 Jan 15;133(2): 185-201.
  103. Bisgrove EZ, Popkin B, Barba CV. Profiling Infant-Feeding Patterns in the Philippines Ecology of Food and Nutrition 1991;26: 26:291-302.
  104. Barnes DL, Adair LS, Popkin BM. Women's physical activity and pregnancy outcome: a longitudinal analysis from the Philippines. Int J Epidemiol 1991 Mar;20(1): 162-72.
  105. Baltazar JC. The potential of the case-control method for rapid epidemiological assessment. World Health Stat Q 1991;44(3): 140-4.
  106. Akin JS, Guilkey DK, Popkin BM. The production of infant health: input demand and health status differences related to gender of the infant. Res Popul Econ 1991;7: 267-89.
  107. Popkin BM, Fernandez ME, Avila JL. Infant formula promotion and the health sector in the Philippines. Am J Public Health 1990 Jan;80(1): 74-5.
  108. Popkin BM, Adair L, Akin JS, Black R, Briscoe J, Flieger W. Breast-feeding and diarrheal morbidity. Pediatrics 1990 Dec;86(6): 874-82.
  109. Gultiano S. Maternal employment at six months postpartum. Philippine Population Journal 1990;6: 20-41.
  110. Briscoe J, Akin J, Guilkey D. People are not passive acceptors of threats to health: endogeneity and its consequences. Int J Epidemiol 1990 Mar;19(1): 147-53.
  111. Akin JS. Estimating the Impacts of Socio-economic and Biomedical Factors on Child Health: The Cebu Study  In: Cleland J, Hill AG, editors. The Health Transition: Methods and Measures. Canberra: The Australian National University 1990.
  112. Adair LS, Popkin BM, Bisgrove EZ. A longitudinal analysis of patterns and determinants of women's nutrition in the Philippines. Washington, DC: International Center for Research on Women; 1990.
  113. Schwartz JB, Flieger W. Contraceptive prevalence and continuation: a longitudinal analysis of traditional and other method users in the Philippines. J Biosoc Sci Suppl 1989;11: 75-93.
  114. Guilkey DK, Popkin B, Akin JS, Wong EL. Prenatal care and pregnancy outcome in the Philippines. Journal of Development Economics 1989;30: 241-72.
  115. Bisgrove EZ, Popkin B, Barba CV. Infant-Feeding in the Philippines: A Cluster Analysis Approach. Ecol Food Nutr 1989;23(2): 75-90.
  116. Baltazar JC, Solon FS. Disposal of faeces of children under two years old and diarrhoea incidence: a case-control study. Int J Epidemiol 1989;18(4 Suppl 2): S16-9.
  117. Adair LS. Growth of Filipino infants who differ in body composition at birth. American Journal of Human Biology 1989;1: 673-82.
  118. Adair LS. Low birth weight and intrauterine growth retardation in Filipino infants. Pediatrics 1989 Oct;84(4): 613-22.
  119. Schwartz JB, Akin JS, Popkin BM. Price and income elasticities of demand for modern health care: the case of infant delivery in the Philippines. World Bank Econ Rev 1988 Jan;2(1): 49-76.
  120. Fernandez ME, Popkin BM. Prelacteal feeding patterns in the Philippines. Ecol Food Nutr 1988;21: 303-14.
  121. Deang LP, Doan RM, Popkin BM. Influences of household structure and composition on breast-feeding. Philipp Popul J 1988 Jan-Dec;4(1-4): 38-52.
  122. Baltazar J, Briscoe J, Mesola V, et al. Can the case-control method be used to assess the impact of water supply and sanitation on diarrhoea? A study in the Philippines. Bull World Health Organ 1988;66(5): 627-35.
  123. Adair LS, Popkin BM. Birth weight, maturity and proportionality in Filipino infants. Hum Biol 1988 Apr;60(2): 319-39.
  124. Wong EL, Popkin BM, Guilkey DK, Akin JS. Accessibility, quality of care and prenatal care use in the Philippines. Soc Sci Med 1987;24(11): 927-44.