The findings are not the first to uncover a link between reproductive factors and cardiovascular diseases.
One in every four adults in Uganda suffers from a non-Communicable disease, according to a survey.
Aceng said in the cost effective management of diseases, emphasis should be placed on ability to detect them as early as possible.
The potential link "raises the possibility that reducing stress could produce benefits
Forty children tested positive for FH at a rate of about one in 270 children.
Chronic exposure has been linked not only to respiratory ailments, but also cancers, heart disease and stroke.
Given the dire shortage of organ donors, the use of animal hearts, lungs or livers to save human lives has long been a holy grail of medical science.
As many as 8.2 million of the deaths could be blamed on air pollution, including exposure to second-hand smoke, which is responsible for heart disease,...
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