APEC Midwifery Study Days 2016

Due to the success of the 2015 Study days, APEC are once again holding study days across the country for midwives and other health professionals. Event locations remaining for the year are Birmingham  on September 15th and London on November 17th.


What is pre-eclampsia?

Pre-eclampsia is the most common of the serious complications of pregnancy. It is caused by a defect in the placenta, which joins the mother and baby and supplies the baby with nutrients and oxygen from the mother’s blood.


How you can support APEC

APEC have London Marathon 2017 places  if you would like to run for us!

The funds you raise ensures that we can continue to offer our support to those affected by pre-eclampsia.

Call our Action on Pre-eclampsia helpline on 0208 427 4217

Every 6 minutes a woman dies as a result of pre-eclampsia.

For over 20 years, our helpline, online social media and email services have supported thousands of women throughout the UK and the world. Our education programme for midwives continues to offer vital specialist training and we continue to have world leaders in the field as speakers.

Latest news from APEC

July 22, 2016

National ‪#‎PreeclampsiaDay‬

July 22nd is National ‪#‎PreeclampsiaDay‬! Please spread the word and spread awareness about this life threatening condition. If you have had pre-eclampsia tell us about it, […]
May 12, 2016
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New pre-eclampsia tests approved

NICE has released new guidance for the NHS recommending two blood tests that can help to rule out possible pre-eclampsia in women who are 20-35 weeks pregnant. […]
April 22, 2016
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Best of luck to Team APEC!

As you know this Sunday- the 24th April 2016 is the world famous London Marathon. APEC has 18 amazing runners who have so kindly agreed to […]