How Baby's Sex may Help Predict Pregnancy Complications?
Placenta differs profoundly according to sex. Baby girls raise pre-eclampsia risk whereas baby boys are more vulnerable to poor growth.
3 days ago - Medindia Health
Hypertension in Pregnancy: A CVD Red Flag Not to Be Ignored
Transient gestational hypertension and pre-eclampsia are warning signs for increased and earlier risk for chronic hypertension, type 2 diabetes, and hypercholesterolemia, say...
7 days ago - Medscape
No Proof Vitamin D Lowers Blood Pressure in Pregnancy
Taking vitamin D supplements does not reduce the risk of pregnancy-related high blood pressure or pre-eclampsia, a new study finds.
19 days ago - Web MD
No evidence that vitamin D protects against high blood pressure in pregnancy
There is no strong evidence that vitamin D protects against pregnancy-induced high blood pressure or pre-eclampsia, conclude researchers today.
26 days ago - ScienceDaily
Pre-Eclampsia Blood Test: Melbourne Hospital Helps Develop World-First
Pre-eclampsia is a common complication of pregnancy. A woman who has pre-eclampsia suffers from a very high blood pressure, which places enormous stress on her cardiovascular...
1 month ago - Health Status
Daily dose of aspirin reduces a pregnant woman's risk of pre-eclampsia by nearly 40%, study finds
Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh found that expectant mothers are 39 percent less likely to develop pre-eclampsia if they take a low dose of the painkiller every day.
1 month ago - Daily Mail
Effect of vitamin D3 supplementation in pregnancy on risk of pre-eclampsia - Randomized controlled trial
Vitamin D plays pivotal role in decidualization and implantation of the placenta. Recent researches have shown that low level of vitamin D3 “25-hydroxyvitamin D ” in serum is a...
2 monthes ago - Clinical Nutrition
Adverse pregnancy outcomes in adolescents and young women with systemic lupus erythematosus: a national estimate
Pregnant women with systemic lupus erythematosus have increased risk of adverse outcomes including disease flare, spontaneous abortion, preeclampsia/eclampsia, premature birth...
3 monthes ago - Pediatric Rheumatology
Scientists discover an alternative approach to pre-eclampsia screening
A new study has found that an alternative way of screening for pre-eclampsia in pregnant women may be more accurate than the current recommended method.
4 monthes ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Hypertension during pregnancy increases risk for CV readmission
Women with hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, including gestational hypertension, preeclampsia and eclampsia, had an increased risk for CV readmission during the 3 years...
4 monthes ago - Healio - 2 articles
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Victoria woman diagnosed with breast cancer while pregnant at age 29
When Liana Purser, from Victoria, discovered she was pregnant at 29, she and her husband were overjoyed. But a diagnosis of aggressive breast cancer shattered their world.
Low Fertility in Women May be Associated With High Blood Fat Levels
Unhealthy levels of blood fats before pregnancy may be associated with increased chances of having only one child or remaining childless.
Millennial women more likely to suffer depression during pregnancy
Researchers from Bristol University claim the increasing pressures of modern life are 'amplified' by pregnancy. Chronic stress, sleep deprivation and eating habits may also be...
Baby Heat Rash: Signs, Symptoms & Natural Treatments
It's likely that at some point during the early days of parenthood, every new mama or papa will completely panic over an obscure rash on their little one's skin-even baby acne...
Pregnant Women With Opioid Use Disorders Need Opioid Agonist Therapies
Opioid patients face multiple barriers to treatment, research at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center finds. Opioid agonist therapies providers frequently do not accept any...
Early Nusinersen Therapy Can Provide Better Outcomes for Babies
Early treatment with nusinersen can improve motor function in children with spinal muscular atrophy , a rare neuromuscular disorder characterized by loss of motor neurons and...
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Host the best game night with ‘Golden Girls' Monopoly and Clue Call your best girlfriends because your game night is about to be amazing - “The Golden Girls” Monopoly and Clue...
Victorian-style chalk slates help GCSE children get ahead by two months
When looking at 25,000 GCSE students at 140 different schools across the UK, pupils that were using miniature chalkboards to answer questions performed much better academically
Scientists discover the best time to have sex when trying for a baby
University Hospital Zurich experts analysed semen samples from 7,068 men undergoing fertility treatment to make the conclusion, published in the journal Chronobiology...
Mother-of-three, 32, dies days after giving birth to her son due to a...
Lindsay Crosby, of Simsbury, Connecticut, had her son, Nolan, on June 24. Eight days later, she fell ill and was taken to hospital, where she was diagnosed with group A...