February 10, 2017

MATERNAL DEATHS IN THE UK; PRE-ECLAMPSIA DEATHS ARE AVOIDABLE SAYS COMMENT IN THE LANCET

  Pregnancy in the UK has never been safer conclude authors of a comment piece published in The Lancet this week.* Prof Andrew Shennan and Prof […]
January 20, 2017
Understanding Pre-eclampsia

APEC Founders publish new book: Understanding pre-eclampsia: A guide for parents and midwives

In 1992 APEC founders Professor Chris Redman and Isabel Walker co-wrote the ground-breaking book Pre-eclampsia: The Facts. Published by Oxford University Press just months before the […]
December 7, 2016

One in a Million – UK Death rate from Pre-eclampsia falls to all time low.

Action on Pre-eclampsia has welcomed the record fall in the death rate from Pre-eclampsia to less than 1 in a million pregnancies in the United Kingdom […]
November 7, 2016
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Had pre-eclampsia, HELLP or High Blood Pressure in pregnancy? Join the Pre-eclampsia Registry and help with worldwide research

APEC CEO Marcus Green recently took some time out of his summer holiday to visit the Pre-eclampsia Foundation in Florida, a larger organisation than APEC, but […]
November 7, 2016
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Cradle VSA Blood Pressure Monitor now available through APEC

£20.00 + £2.85 p&p (UK only – international rates available) The world’s first medical device to detect shock and high blood pressure in pregnant women could […]
September 16, 2016
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Another successful APEC study day on Pre-eclampsia

The APEC team visited Birmingham on 15th September to deliver another informative and educational day for midwives and student midwives. We had some great feedback and […]
September 1, 2016
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Pre-eclampsia in the headlines

A Cambridge couple share their heartbreak after losing their baby to pre-eclampsia. APEC’s Marcus Green discusses the need for better education on recognising the signs of pre-eclampsia […]
July 22, 2016
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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, […]
June 28, 2016
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My experience with pre-eclampsia

When my husband and I found out we were expecting we always knew that the path to having a baby was going to be tricky; as a […]