New blood test could predict a miscarriage within a week
The test, carried out in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy, can also predict if a woman is at risk of giving birth prematurely or developing pre-eclampsia, a potentially fatal...
23 days ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Study finds link between high blood lead levels and pre-eclampsia
More than a century since a Brisbane doctor found that lead in paint destroyed children's lives, new research from Griffith University concludes that it is a major risk factor...
1 month ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Women with asthma are more likely to have pre-eclampsia
Researchers from the Karolinska Institute in Sweden also found the chronic lung condition raises the risk of women having a cesarean section, an underweight baby and a short...
1 month ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Early Onset of Pregnancy Complication May Raise Heart Risks
Doctors should monitor women with pre-eclampsia after childbirth, study suggests Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Disease in Women , High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy...
2 monthes ago - MedlinePlus - 2 articles
Landmark studies provide bank of evidence for ever-growing benefits of pre-eclampsia test
Data from the recently completed randomised controlled trial has been presented at the ISSHP European Congress this September in Berlin, Germany. This interventional study...
2 monthes ago - News Medical
Women Who Had Preeclampsia May Not Develop Breast Cancer
Presence of a specific gene variant in women who has a history of pre-eclampsia during pregnancy might reduce the risk of breast cancer.
2 monthes ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Prenatal Risk Factors for PHACE Syndrome: A Study Using the PHACE Syndrome International Clinical Registry and Genetic Repository
The cause of PHACE syndrome is unknown. In a study of 218 patients, we examined potential prenatal risk factors for PHACE syndrome. Rates of pre-eclampsia and placenta previa...
2 monthes ago - The Journal of Pediatrics - 3 articles
Women with history of pre-eclampsia more likely to face atherosclerosis decades after pregnancy
A new study has found that a condition that threatens the lives of some pregnant women and the fetus may continue to put the mother at risk later in life.
2 monthes ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Pre-Eclampsia may Increase Risk of Heart Disease Later in Life
The artery wall thickness of women with a history of pre-eclampsia was significantly greater than those with normotensive pregnancies.
2 monthes ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Mothers with pre-eclampsia may encounter challenges later in life
A condition that threatens the lives of some pregnant women and the fetus may continue to put the mother at risk later in life, new research indicates.
2 monthes ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
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Avatars can help schizophrenia patients control
Kings College London researchers and schizophrenia patients used computers to fine-tune the voices of these avatars, so the patients could come face-to-face with their tormentors.
Test to calculate oral sex risk
More than three in four adults do not consider themselves at risk of mouth cancer, found a Oral Health Foundation survey. There are 7,500 UK cases each year - a rise of 68% in...
Remember, and even control, your dreams with 3 easy steps to lucid dreaming
A study published online in the journal Dreaming has revealed that a combination of several techniques may help increase the likelihood of experiencing lucid dreams. Lucid...
Frequency of Cancer Recurrence in Cancer Survivors
Patients diagnosed with new cancer who have a history of cancer may be excluded from clinical trials and underrepresented in research.
Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine for Cancer Treatment
Antimalarial drugs, chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine could support cancer treatments in two-pronged attack by making tumor cells sensitive to treatment.
New Method Can Kill Cancer Cells Without Destroying Healthy Cells
A new method discovered can now target just the abnormal T-cells without destroying any of the healthy T-cells and can also lead to new treatment options.
Babies Can Tell How Badly You Want to Achieve A Goal
Babies as old as 10 months old can determine the value of a goal by observing people as to how hard they work to achieve that goal.
Genetic Factors Puts Individuals at High Risk for Stenosis, Says Study
Genetic and ethnic background may be underlying factors to acquired laryngotracheal stenosis , says study.
Scientists discover how common alcohol found in wine can kill cancer tumors
A new jelly-like implant filled with pure alcohol may show potential in addressing tumor growth and subsequent cancer onset, a study reveals. A team of researchers at the Duke...
Cinnamon spice powdered tree bark found to accelerate the body's fat burning
As the holiday season gets into full swing, there are two things you can be certain of: Tempting food will be everywhere, and flavors like cinnamon will feature prominently...