In a recent article on CBC.ca, “Pregnancy risks higher for women who were preemies,” HALO Research Scientist Dr. Kristi Adamo discussed whether being born prematurely leads to pregnancy complications.
From the article:
The study was unable to show a cause and effect, namely if being born prematurely leads to pregnancy complications.
“We must keep in mind that being born preterm is a predisposition of sorts but is not the only contributor and thus other factors can be addressed and targeted to help reduce pregnancy-related complications,” Kristi Adamo, a research scientist at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute in Ottawa, said in an email.
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