Prevention of heart disease can start before birth

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APPROACH TO PREVENT LONG TERM CONSEQUENCES OF HYPOXIA/OXODATIVESTRESS IN UTERO: Babies that experience low oxygen levels in the womb due to pregnancy complications often go on to develop heart disease in adulthood. A study using sheep has discovered that a specialised antioxidant called MitoQ can prevent heart disease at its very onset. The results are published today in the […]