Parental subfertility is associated with higher blood pressure in offspringKuiper, D., la Bastide-van Gemert, S., Hoek, A., Seggers, J., Haadsma, M., Heineman, M. J. & Hadders-Algra, M., Feb-2019, In : Acta Paediatrica. 108, 2, p. 373-374 2 p.
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Increased childhood blood pressure (BP) can lead to increased BP later in life and even small increases have been associated with a higher risk of adult cardiovascular disease. In contrast, lower childhood BP has been associated with more favourable health outcomes. One study found that a 2 mmHg reduction in childhood diastolic BP was associated with a 17% decrease in the prevalence of adult hypertension . This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
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