The Heart Truth for Women: Pregnancy and Your Heart Health. A young African American/Black pregnant woman in exercise clothes places her hands on her belly while smiling.
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Pregnancy and Your Heart Health

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This fact sheet from The Heart Truth® provides information on the risks of high blood pressure before, during, and after pregnancy. It covers preeclampsia, gestational diabetes, risk factors, tips for controlling and checking blood pressure, and living a heart-healthy lifestyle. Keywords: The Heart Truth, High Blood Pressure, Pregnancy, Heart Health, Maternal Health

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Audience
General Public & Patients, Health Professionals
Population Group
African Americans, American Indians & Alaska Natives, Asian Americans & Pacific Islanders, Latinos, Women
Page Count
4
Language
English
Date of Publication