Erratum: Overweight in singletons compared to children with siblings: the IDEFICS study

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Correction to: Nutrition & Diabetes (2012) 2: e35; doi:10.1038/nutd.2012.8; published online 2 July 2012

Since the publication of this article the authors have noticed an error in the numbering of the references 8–11.

The correct order of references is as follows:

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  • 9 Auld MC. Effect of large-scale social interactions on body weight. J Health Econ 2011; 30: 303–316.

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  • 11 Price J. Parent-child quality time: does birth order matter? J Human Resources 2008; 43: 240–265.

The authors would like to apologise for this error.

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Hunsberger, M., Formisano, A., Reisch, L. et al. Erratum: Overweight in singletons compared to children with siblings: the IDEFICS study. Nutr & Diabetes 2, e56 (2012) doi:10.1038/nutd.2012.28

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