High-Dose Folic Acid Does Not Prevent High Blood Pressure of Pregnancy
Some studies suggest that taking high doses of folic acid can prevent pre-eclampsia, but a randomized trial found it did not.
4 hours ago - NY Times - 2 articles
High Dose Folic Acid Does Not Prevent Pre-eclampsia in High Risk Women, Finds Study
Taking low dose folic acid supplements before and during early pregnancy to prevent birth defects, such as spina bifida, is still strongly recommended for all women.
5 days ago - Medindia Health
Preeclampsia and Eclampsia
Title: Preeclampsia and Eclampsia Category: Diseases and Conditions Created: 1/31/2005 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 9/5/2018 12:00:00 AM
12 days ago - MedicineNet - 2 articles
Downton Abbey's Preeclampsia Drama: Not Just Historical Fiction
Downton Abbey, the popular British historical drama set in the early twentieth century, recently caused quite a stir for fans, and for those of us passionate about preeclampsia...
1 month ago - HMHB
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.
2 monthes 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...
2 monthes 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.
2 monthes 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.
2 monthes 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...
3 monthes 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.
3 monthes ago - Daily Mail
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Jessica Simpson Announces Pregnancy With Adorable Instagram Post
Jessica Simpson is pregnant with baby 3 and her announcement is adorable At this point, we've seen just about every cute pregnancy reveal possible. And yet, Jessica Simpson's...
It's REVENGE: Judge Kavanaugh's mother ruled against accuser's parents in...
The story surrounding Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who has accused Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her at a party in high school, is rapidly falling apart...
Here Are The Best Looks From Last Night's Emmy Awards
Last night's Emmy Awards made for some incredible “gold” carpet looks Last night, the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards happened - and so did a whole lot of jaw-dropping lewks. Hosted...
Mother who put off cancer treatment to have baby is told 'your choices...
Heidi Loughlin, 36, of Bristol, has revealed online abuse she has suffered from a troll who targeted her for putting off cancer treatment while pregnant with her third child.
Household Cleaning Products May Make Toddlers Overweight
High use of multipurpose household cleaning products can alter gut bacteria in babies and increase their risk of becoming overweight.
Mothers Facing Trauma, Stress More Likely to Deliver Smaller Boy Babies
Mothers who undergo higher levels of trauma and stress may give birth to significantly smaller boy babies.
Stress Over Fussy Eating Forces Mom and Dad to Pressure or Reward at Mealtime
Stress over fussy eating urges both mom and dad to use non-responsive feeding practices such as pressuring or rewarding for eating.
The Shocking Way Some Pregnant Women Are Discriminated Against
It's not something many of us like to think about, but weight discrimination during pregnancy is a real thing - and is much more common than you might think. Think about it...
YouTube's New Parental Controls Make Monitoring Kids' Screen Time Easy AF
Approving what YouTube content your kids are exposed to is now easier than ever If you have kids, you know how YouTube obsessed they can become at any age. And while there are...
Stop buying baby walkers, doctors warn
Between 1990 and 2014, there were 230,676 infant-walker related injuries in children younger than 15 months. The study's lead author, from Ohio, says that is likely an...