FOAD

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AcronymDefinition
FOADFormation Ouverte À Distance (French: e-learning)
FOADFetal Origins of Adult Disease
FOADFall Over and Die
FOADFreak Off And Die (polite form)
FOADFor Order and Duty (gaming group)
FOADForward Operating Avionics Division
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Hormonal Underpinnings in Fetal Origins of Adult Disease
These results support the more general "fetal origins of adult disease" hypothesis, which arises from studies showing that a number of disorders, such as cardiovascular disease and diabetes, are associated with problems experienced by the mother during fetal development.
Fetal origins of adult disease. Seminars in Fetal and Neonatal Medicine, 11(2), 73-78.