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.
3 days 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...
3 days 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.
1 month 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...
2 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...
3 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.
3 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.
3 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.
3 monthes ago - Daily Mail
Pregnancy after bariatric surgery: a growing challenge in feto-maternal medicine
The prevalence of obesity is remarkably high in younger populations, reaching alarming proportions in reproductive-aged women ( 1 ). In addition to long-term complications...
6 monthes ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Hypertension in Pregnancy May Portend Cardiovascular Ills in Mothers
Pre-eclampsia was tied to a higher risk of stroke, heart attacks and other problems in mothers.
7 monthes ago - NY Times
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