Latest Eclampsia Stories

2011-03-23 03:34:00

Scientists have identified genetic errors in women with autoimmune diseases that increase the risk of preeclampsia, a potentially life-threatening condition that occurs in 10 percent of all pregnancies.

2011-03-22 23:23:24

Specific genetic mutations in women with autoimmune diseases are associated with preeclampsia—a common pregnancy-related problem that can threaten the health of both baby and mother.

2011-02-15 16:34:32

Practical medical advice that works in the "real world" may more effectively prevent cardiovascular disease in women than recommendations based only on findings in clinical research settings.

2011-02-14 22:03:35

Researchers at North Carolina State University have discovered that the placentas of women who suffer preeclampsia during pregnancy have an overabundance of a gene associated with the regulation of the body’s immune system.

2011-01-24 15:43:02

Women who have become pregnant after egg donation should be categorized as high-risk patients.

2011-01-04 14:21:06

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine researchers have found that a significant increase of an enzyme in the blood vessels of pregnant women with preeclampsia may explain some of the symptoms associated with the condition, including hypertension, swelling and protein in the urine.

2010-12-03 19:49:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- While periodontitis is one of the most common diseases in the world, most people are unaware of the damage that it causes until it is too late.

2010-11-26 11:57:21

A new study suggests that women who use donated eggs to get pregnant by in vitro fertilization (IVF) might be more at risk for a potentially dangerous complication than women who use traditional IVF methods.

2010-10-27 10:03:38

Genetic factors increase susceptibility of pregnancy disorders, such as miscarriage, preeclampsia, and fetal growth restriction.

2010-10-12 10:30:00

BALTIMORE, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jhpiego, a global health non-profit and Johns Hopkins University affiliate working to prevent the needless deaths of women and families, is among the first recipients of a U.S.

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