The Tiny Camera That Could Revolutionize Cardiovascular Surgery

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Long periods of undisturbed sleep during pregnancy may be associated with stillbirth

Related video Sleeping more than nine hours per night during pregnancy may be associated with late stillbirth, a new Michigan Medicine-led international study suggests. Researchers analyzed online surveys involving 153 women who had experienced a late stillbirth (on or after 28 weeks of pregnancy) within the previous month and 480 women with an ongoing third-trimester […]

Study highlights need for reliable therapeutic targets for prevention, treatment of cardiovascular diseases

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Exposure to certain chemicals may be linked to decrease in blood pressure during pregnancy

Related video Exposure to certain chemicals such as phthalates, parabens or Bisphenol A could be associated with a decrease in blood pressure during pregnancy. This is one of the main conclusions of a study led by the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal), an institution supported by “la Caixa”, and published recently in the International […]

Short bouts of stairclimbing throughout the day can improve cardiovascular health

Related video It just got harder to avoid exercise. A few minutes of stair climbing, at short intervals throughout the day, can improve cardiovascular health, according to new research from kinesiologists at McMaster University and UBC Okanagan. The findings, published in the journal Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, suggest that virtually anyone can improve their […]