Tag: "eclampsia" at medical news
The winter worry
... the seasonal fluctuation. In Ghana, more cases of eclampsia
- the more advanced and potentially dangerous form of the disease - happen in the rainy season. Pre-eclampsia is caused by a defect in the placenta, which joins mother and baby and supplies the baby with nutrients and oxygen .It often starts in the...
Dads to blame for longer pregnancies
...an at the University of Edinburgh, claimedthat pre eclampsia
could be one such factor and that there was also noinformation as to how many women were induced before they reached 42 weeks....
Vitamin C reverses pre eclampsia
...s cap!! It is now said that vitamin C reverses pre eclampsia
in pregnant women. Pre eclampsia
is one of the leading contributors to complications in childbirth and in late stages of pregnancy. T...
Protein Molecules in blood predict preeclampsia development
...ed to weigh the mother's risk of severe disease or eclampsia
against the consequences of preterm birth for the baby. In the current study, the researchers present strong evidence that an imbalance of two proteins produced by the placenta is responsible for the symptoms of preeclampsia. Abnormally high levels...
Novel Test Promises to Save Babies from ‘testing’ Tims
... woman’s propensity to develop pre-eclampsia. Pre eclampsia
is a condition in which a defective placenta causes the blood pressure to rise abnormally leading to complications and kidney problems in the pregnant mother. Most often, the symptoms do not manifest early in the pregnancy, leaving women with very li...