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Table 1 Physical characteristics of normal and obese biological mothers

From: Relationship between maternal obesity and infant feeding-interactions

Parameter for biological mothers Normal weight Obese
Number of subjects 3 4
Body weight (kg) 57.8 ± 2.0 85.6 ± 12.0*
Height (cm) 158 ± 3.8 152 ± 5.1
Age (y) 27.7 ± 10.6 28.8 ± 3.2
BMI (weight;kg/height2;m) 23.1 ± 0.6 33.5 ± 5.3*
Body fat (%) 35 ± 2 44 ± 5*
  1. * p <0.05