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Pre-eclampsia is a medical condition where hypertension arises in pregnancy (pregnancy-induced hypertension) in association with significant amounts of protein in the urine. Pre-eclampsia refers to a set of symptoms rather than any causative factor, and there are many different causes for the condition.
Pregnancy at 40 and beyond is an independent risk factor for stillbirth

Pregnancy at 40 and beyond is an independent risk factor for stillbirth

High blood pressure in pregnancy may lead to heart disease

High blood pressure in pregnancy may lead to heart disease

Nitric oxide helps pregnant women with hypertension

Nitric oxide helps pregnant women with hypertension

Fetal survival following preeclamptic pregnancy has improved

Fetal survival following preeclamptic pregnancy has improved

Researchers have found that increasing paternal age is significantly associated with increased rates of spontaneous abortion

Researchers have found that increasing paternal age is significantly associated with increased rates of spontaneous abortion

Taking multivitamins around time of conception reduces preeclampsia risk

Taking multivitamins around time of conception reduces preeclampsia risk

Calcium supplementation during pregnancy for preventing hypertensive disorders and related problems

Calcium supplementation during pregnancy for preventing hypertensive disorders and related problems

Discovery of protein associated with severe preeclampsia

Discovery of protein associated with severe preeclampsia

Working too much as bad as smoking for pregnant mums

Working too much as bad as smoking for pregnant mums

Periodontitis and plasma C-reactive protein during pregnancy

Periodontitis and plasma C-reactive protein during pregnancy

Antioxidant therapy will be useful for women with pre-eclampsia

Antioxidant therapy will be useful for women with pre-eclampsia

Pregnancy complications increase risk of heart disease

Pregnancy complications increase risk of heart disease

Pre-eclampsia kidney disease link

Pre-eclampsia kidney disease link

Chronic periodontal infection increases risk of preeclampsia in pregnant women

Chronic periodontal infection increases risk of preeclampsia in pregnant women

Link between high levels of a protein HtrA1 and preeclampsia

Link between high levels of a protein HtrA1 and preeclampsia

Simple method to diagnose preeclampsia

Simple method to diagnose preeclampsia

Increase in pregnancy obesity

Increase in pregnancy obesity

First nationwide study of pregnancy outcomes in women with rheumatic disease

First nationwide study of pregnancy outcomes in women with rheumatic disease

Hormonal clue to higher asthma rates in women

Hormonal clue to higher asthma rates in women

Hypertension and uric acid contributes to premature delivery

Hypertension and uric acid contributes to premature delivery