3:30pm

Wed January 2, 2013
Health

Chattanooga Physician’s Drug Treatment Could Be First To Fight Preeclampsia

An interview with Dr. David Adair at Glenveigh Medical in Chattanooga, TN.

Dr. David Adair, a maternal-fetal medicine specialist in Chattanooga, is working on a drug treatment that could save pregnant women’s lives.  Preeclampsia affects between five and eight percent of all pregnancies, and it’s currently an incurable, sometimes-deadly disease.  The FDA recently designated the new drug treatment for fast-track review.