Prenatal sleep apnea may pose health risks for mothers, babies

09/20/2012 | MyHealthNewsDaily.com

Babies of obese women with obstructive sleep apnea during pregnancy had a greater risk of admission to the neonatal intensive care unit, according to a study in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology. Researchers also noted that the rates of preeclampsia and cesarean delivery were higher in women with sleep apnea compared with those without the condition.

View Full Article in:

MyHealthNewsDaily.com

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Site Quality Management
CareFusion
Minneapolis, MN
Clinical Project Manager
Abiomed, Inc.
Danvers, MA
Sr. Manager, Regulatory Affairs - International
Integra LifeSciences
Plainsboro, NJ
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC
In house Compliance Officer
Confidential
Pompano Beach, FL