May 22, 2019
World Pre-Eclampsia Day

Why does World Pre-eclampsia Day mean so much to me?

I have been reflecting a lot about my experience of preeclampsia. This reflection has largely been prompted by World Pre-eclampsia Day on the 22nd May – […]
May 21, 2019

World Pre-eclampsia Day 2019

Nearly 76,000 mothers and 500,000 babies worldwide lose their lives to preeclampsia and related hypertensive disorders of pregnancy every year. To raise awareness of pre-eclampsia as […]
May 7, 2019
APEC Parliament Debate

Why are babies still dying in the UK?

Ground-breaking debate to take place in Parliament into a condition that kills many hundreds of babies a year. Please read the full Parliamentary debate briefing here […]
September 13, 2018
Placental growth factor testing

APEC co-authors in BMJ article

Why is the search for Pre-eclampsia Prevention so elusive? We are delighted to tell you APEC CEO Marcus Green, together with colleagues Professor Lucy Chappell and […]
November 1, 2017

APEC Chair Professor Andrew Shennan receives a Newton Prize 2017

The announcement in November 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 […]
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, […]
October 9, 2015

Baby Loss Awareness Week 9th – 15th October

This week is baby loss awareness week and our thoughts and sympathies are with all who have lost their babies. We know from the calls to […]