Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of pregnancy-related deaths in the U.S. According to a new Northwestern Medicine study published in the journal Circulation, about sixty percent of pregnant women in the U.S. have poor heart health. Study authors Sadiya Khan, MD, and Natalie Cameron, MD, explain the results of the study and what needs to be done to reverse this alarming trend.
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This podcast was originally released by Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in February 2022.
Sadiya S. Kahn, MD, assistant professor of Medicine in the Divisions of Cardiology and Preventive Medicine (Epidemiology) at Northwestern Medicine
Natalie A. Cameron, MD, instructor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics) at Northwestern Medicine
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