November 1, 2017

First of the series of 2017 Newton Prizes announced

Today sees the announcement of the first of the series of 2017 Newton Prizes, an annual £1 million fund for the best research or innovation that promotes economic […]
October 17, 2017

Eastenders applauded for raising awareness of pre-eclampsia

Action on Pre-eclampsia has praised bosses at EastEnders for bringing pre-eclampsia into the storyline around Stacey Fowler’s pregnancy. APEC is a national charity that has supported […]
September 6, 2017

APEC at MOMs conference in Bristol

APEC are delighted to be presenting information from Action on Pre-eclampsia at the 41st  MOMS conference on 20th September in Bristol. Marcus will speaking about the […]
April 26, 2017

Thank you to all our wonderful London Marathon runners 2017!

A million thanks to our absolutely amazing APEC Virgin Money London Marathon Team 2017! You have shown us all how inspiring human beings can be and […]
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

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

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

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 […]