Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, February 20th, 2006
Scientists in Colombia conducted a study "to determine the effect of dietary supplementation of calcium plus conjugated linoleic acid (calcium-CLA) in reducing the incidence of vascular endothelial dysfunction in pregnant women at high risk of developing pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH)."
J.A. Herrera and colleagues of the Universidad del Valle explained, "This randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial conducted at 4 outpatient clinics in 2 developing countries recruited 48 healthy primigravidae younger than 19 years or older than 35 years who had a...
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