• Women's heart health strongly related to pregnancy outcomes

    2 monthes ago - By Healio

    A strong and graded relationship was found between specific CV risk factors presenting in women before pregnancy and pregnancy outcomes, researchers reported in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology.
    “Individual cardiovascular risk factors, such as obesity and hypertension, present before pregnancy have been associated with poor outcomes for both mother and baby,” Sadiya S. Khan, MD, MSc, assistant professor of preventive medicine and medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, said in a press release. “Our study now
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