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Coronavirus: Blood clots targeted in treatment trial

Scientists are to test whether an experimental drug can prevent potentially deadly blood clots associated with Covid-19. The trial, funded by the British Heart Foundation, will test the theory the clots are caused by a hormone imbalance triggered by coronavirus infection. It will become one of several drugs currently being trialled to prevent the disease’s… Read More »

Why high blood pressure pregnancy

Health information and advice to stop the spread of coronavirus. If your blood pressure is high, this means your heart has to work harder to pump blood around the body. You and your baby will need to be more closely monitored during pregnancy if you have high blood pressure. Chronic hypertension affects women who had… Read More »