Fresh Insights into the All-important Placenta
Using the latest MRI scanning equipment experts have found differences in blood flow to the placenta in healthy and pre-eclampsia pregnancies.
1 month ago - Medindia Health
Imaging reveals unexpected contractions in the human placenta
High-resolution imaging of the human placenta provides new insights into blood circulation patterns that are crucial for fetal development, according to a new study. These...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily
Half of pregnant women at risk of pre-eclampsia missing out on aspirin that can help prevent it
Aspirin has been used for decades to reduce the risk of pre-eclampsia, which leads to dangerously high blood pressure and threatens the life of both mother and baby.
1 month ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Half of Moms-to-be with Pre-Eclampsia Miss Out on Preventive Aspirin
More than half of pregnant women who are at risk of the dangerously high blood pressure condition, called pre-eclampsia, are missing out on preventive aspirin treatment...
1 month ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
High Blood Pressure of Pregnancy Tied to Developmental Problems in Children
Pre-eclampsia was associated with a slightly increased risk of epilepsy, autism and other neurodevelopmental problems in offspring.
3 monthes ago - NY Times
Machine learning as a strategy to account for dietary synergy: an illustration based on dietary intake and adverse pregnancy outcomes
ABSTRACTBackgroundConventional analytic approaches for studying diet patterns assume no dietary synergy, which can lead to bias if incorrectly modeled. Machine learning...
4 monthes ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Antioxidant in mushrooms may relieve symptoms of pre-eclampsia
Pregnancy hypertension, or Pre-eclampsia, is a complex disorder of pregnancy. Treatment of elevated blood pressure can manage the condition in the mother, but in severe cases...
4 monthes ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Antioxidant in mushrooms may relieve features of 'pregnancy hypertension'
A new study in rats suggests that the natural antioxidant L-ergothioneine could alleviate the characteristics of pre-eclampsia.
4 monthes ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
New MR system could help identify pregnant women at high risk of pre-eclampsia
Scientists have developed a new magnetic resonance system which could be used to more effectively identify pregnant women at high-risk of pre-eclampsia.
5 monthes ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Pregnant women who conceive in the spring or summer 'are more likely to suffer from pre-eclampsia'
A study of 50,000 women in Denmark found those who got pregnant between June and August were more likely to have high blood pressure disorders.
5 monthes ago - Daily Mail
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IMedicalApps: COVID-19 Protocols
Recently, Brigham and Women's Hospital released a comprehensive app of all of its COVID-19 clinical guidelines, called COVID Protocols, which are also available online. This...
We're Exhausted From Bearing The Burden Of Others' COVID-19 Irresponsibility
As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on , I'm finding myself more and more exhausted. In the beginning, it was the fear and boredom that were hardest for me. Then, I moved into a...
Report: COVID-19 Transmitted to Babies in Utero
Strong evidence of vertical transmission of the novel coronavirus from mother to child during pregnancy was reported at an offshoot of the virtual International AIDS Conference...
Kaletra for COVID-19: Bradycardia Confirmed as Side Effect
Bradycardia appeared to be a clinically significant risk of an HIV antiviral medication that was used to treat critically ill patients with COVID-19, French researchers...
Goya Foods Boycott Takes Off After CEO Kisses Up To Trump
BoycottGoya immediately began trending on Twitter If you've never bought Goya products, now's not the time to start. Goya CEO Robert Unanue spoke at the White House this week...
More Moms Are Opting To Have ‘Gentle' C-Sections - Here's Why
Both times I was pregnant , my biggest fear after the usual health concerns every parent has was that I would end up needing a C-section. My youngest was born 10 years ago, and...
US coronavirus cases hit a record single-day high for the third day in a row...
The US recorded it's most-ever coronavirus cases at 63,000 and it's second-highest ever fatalities at 990 deaths. Florida also reported it's most ever deaths.
Study: Coronavirus May Pass From Mom to Baby
It may be possible for the new coronavirus to be passed from infected pregnant women to their babies, Italian researchers say, but more study is needed.
The ADAURA Debate Continues
In a plenary session at the 2020 American Society of Clinical Oncology virtual scientific meeting, it was reported that adjuvant therapy with osimertinib for patients with EGFR...
Logan Browning's Guided Meditations May Be Just What You Need to De-Stress...
Self-care comes in many forms , and although I had been actively taking care of my skin while staying at home, the rest of my body - and my mental health - had taken a back...