High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy Tied to Later Heart Trouble
TUESDAY, Nov. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Single-child mothers who
develop preeclampsia during their pregnancy are more likely to die
from heart disease later in life than mothers with multiple
children who developed the blood pressure condition during their
first pregnancy, a large, new study suggests.
Toxic Chemicals in Many Couches Sold in U.S.: Report
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 28 (HealthDay News) -- Many couches sold in the
United States contain toxic chemical flame retardants that have
been linked with cancer, hormone disruption and neurological
damage, according to a new study.
Supplements of Red Wine Antioxidant Don't Help Obese Men
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 28 (HealthDay News) -- Despite showing early
promise in some animal studies, supplements of resveratrol, an
antioxidant found aplenty in red wine, did not improve insulin
sensitivity or heart health in obese men, a small trial found.