TABLE 2

Logistic Regression of SSB Intake on Obesity Status by Age

SSBOverweighta OR (CI)Obesea OR (CI)
Age 2 y
 Model 0 (no adjustments)1.13 (0.93–1.39)1.13 (0.84–1.51)
 Model 1 (adjusted for gender, race/ethnicity, SES, mother’s BMI)0.99 (0.80–1.24)1.00 (0.71–1.41)
 Model 2 (adjusted for gender, race/ethnicity, SES, mother’s BMI, television viewing)1.0 (0.80–1.24)1.01 (0.72–1.42)
Age 4 y
 Model 0 (no adjustments)1.25 (1.05–1.48)1.35 (1.10–1.66)
 Model 1 (adjusted for gender, race/ethnicity, SES, mother’s BMI)1.14 (0.96–1.35)1.18 (0.96–1.46)
 Model 2 (adjusted for gender, race/ethnicity, SES, mother’s BMI, television viewing)1.12 (1.12–1.33)1.17 (0.94–1.46)
Age 5 y
 Model 0 (no adjustments)1.31 (1.10–1.55)1.65 (1.29–2.12)
 Model 1 (adjusted for gender, race/ethnicity, SES, mother’s BMI)1.16 (0.97–1.41)1.43 (1.11–1.84)
 Model 2 (adjusted for gender, race/ethnicity, SES, mother’s BMI, television viewing)1.12 (0.92–1.37)1.43 (1.10–1.85)
  • OR, odds ratio.

  • a Odds of overweight or obesity among drinkers of ≥1 serving daily of SSB in adjusted models. Weight status at 2 y old is only available for those >24 mo because BMI is not a validated measure before that age.