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Table 2 Associations between maternal allergic disease and daughters’ thelarche and menarche by age 12–14 years

From: Maternal food allergy is associated with daughters’ menarche in early adolescence

  Unadjusted Model 1a Model 2b
OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
II: Thelarche (N = 137 dyads)
 Asthma 0.72 0.30; 1.72 0.58 0.21; 1.63 0.47 0.16; 1.40
 Food allergy 1.69 0.54; 5.35 1.52 0.44; 5.17 1.88 0.48; 7.38
 Eczema 1.30 0.50; 3.36 1.25 0.43; 3.69 1.18 0.39; 3.60
 Rhinitis 1.01 0.44; 2.33 0.62 0.23, 1.68 0.68 0.24; 1.96
III: Menarche (N = 154 dyads)
 Asthma 1.84 0.91; 3.74 1.52 0.64; 3.64 1.41 0.53; 3.71
 Food allergy 2.35 1.03; 5.36 3.02 1.15; 7.93 4.39 1.51; 12.73
 Eczema 0.94 0.46; 1.93 1.03 0.43; 2.48 1.45 0.57; 3.70
 Rhinitis 1.10 0.58; 2.10 0.92 0.41; 2.05 0.97 0.39; 2.42
  1. aAdjusted for daughter’s birthweight and household income, maternal smoking and daughters’ BMI in adolescence
  2. bAdjusted for daughter’s birthweight, household income, maternal smoking, daughter’s BMI in adolescence, and maternal depression following daughter’s birth