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Approval date: 23/07/2018
Starting date: 23/07/2018
Goals: As a part of Persian Birth cohort, this study was aimed to determine ; To investigate the effects of genetic, environmental, and psychological factors on pregnancy outcomes, pediatrics psychosomatic disorders, and congenital defects
Study population: Pregnant women with gestational age of 12 weeks referred to the prenatal care centers in Rafsanjan
Sampling method and sample size: 2000 pregnant women introduced by midwives working at the prenatal care centers and recruited to the study within a period of 2-year.
Data Collection: three questionnaires for pregnant women for each trimester, growth and developmental questionnaire for neonates, cord blood sample
Follow up Methods: The same as Adult NCDs cohort
Main Exposures: Occupational and environmental exposures, past and family history of the NCDs, physical activities, personal and nutritional habits, pregnancy history
Outcomes: Pregnancy outcomes, child mental and physical health, growth and development, early- and late –onset chronic NCDs