Timebomb from womb.Many people suffer heart disease or high blood pressure because of what happ-ened to them in the womb womb
uterus. , scientists said yesterday.
Researchers at London's Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine studied 333 children to see how well their arteries Arteries
Blood vessels that carry oxygenated blood away from the heart to the cells, tissues, and organs of the body.
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They found the lower the child's birth weight, the poorer the response.
The hospital's Dr Peter Whincup Whincup is surname, originating in England. Origin of Whincup
The origin of the Whincup name is not known for certain. The earliest references found to date are in the 16th century in Yorkshire (Spofforth, Collingham, Copgrove) and Lincolnshire, and with a large separate said: "This study contains the first concrete evidence that development in the womb may be linked to heart or blood pressure complications in later life".