New RNA-Based Tool Could Assess Preeclampsia Risk
New RNA-Based Tool Could Assess Preeclampsia Risk
Transcripts circulating in the blood provide real-time information about maternal, fetal, and placental health.
New RNA-Based Tool Could Assess Preeclampsia Risk
New RNA-Based Tool Could Assess Preeclampsia Risk

Transcripts circulating in the blood provide real-time information about maternal, fetal, and placental health.

Transcripts circulating in the blood provide real-time information about maternal, fetal, and placental health.

blood pressure
Higher Blood Pressure Has Links to Brain Lesions in Older Adults
Higher Blood Pressure Has Links to Brain Lesions in Older Adults
Sukanya Charuchandra | Jul 13, 2018
In a longitudinal study, researchers find that elderly people with higher pressure were more likely to show signs of Alzheimer’s disease in brain tissue.
Investigation Reveals Sexual Assault of Adolescents in Federally Funded Research Study
Investigation Reveals Sexual Assault of Adolescents in Federally Funded Research Study
Katarina Zimmer | Dec 4, 2017
An internal investigation has revealed why the $8.8 million Purdue University study was abruptly terminated earlier this year. 
How Boas Kill
How Boas Kill
Amanda B. Keener | Jul 23, 2015
Boa constrictors hunt by cutting off their preys’ blood supplies, not by suffocation, a study shows.
Light Lowers Blood Pressure
Light Lowers Blood Pressure
Tracy Vence | Jan 20, 2014
UVA exposure reduces human blood pressure by releasing nitric oxide metabolites from storage in the skin.
Pigs Raise Blood Pressure
Pigs Raise Blood Pressure
Jef Akst | Nov 8, 2012
Residents surrounding strongly smelling hog farms experience higher blood pressure levels as the stench worsens.
Not Salt's Fault?
Jef Akst | Jul 7, 2011
New research raises doubt about whether cutting dietary sodium reduces risk of death from heart disease.