July 6, 2020
Driving after eclampsia

Driving after eclampsia

Surgical Registrar Dr Zoe Barber contacted APEC when her driver’s licence was suspended for six months after she suffered an eclamptic seizure following the birth of […]
May 22, 2020

22nd May: World Pre-eclampsia day: A blog from Dr Jenny Myers, St Mary’s Hospital, Manchester

APEC colleague Dr Jenny Myers has met six women with pre-eclampsia; this week, “a pretty standard week for me at the Manchester Maternal & Fetal Health […]
May 20, 2020

Astryd’s Choice now available on our YouTube Channel

Astryd’s choice is a new short film depicting some of the barriers faced by many pregnant women in low resource settings. Astryd’s Choice was made as […]
May 1, 2020

More Blood Pressure Monitors available to purchase

We have seen a massive surge in demand for the Cradle VSA blood pressure device.  Unfortunately as we mentioned a couple of weeks ago, these are […]
April 15, 2020

UK baby charities warn vital services for women and families at risk of closure.

UK Charities working to support parents and families and to save babies’ lives during the COVID19 outbreak are warning that their vital services will soon cease […]
April 9, 2020
Walker Redman Awards

APEC join other charities to call on Government to take urgent action to keep babies safe

Today, over 40 leading mental health, family and children’s charities and professional bodies are calling on national and local decision makers to give urgent attention to […]
March 31, 2020
Reducing maternal deaths from hypertensive disorders

CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 Maternal Medicine Guidance published today

RCOG Guidance document released 30 March 2020 Guidance for maternal medicine in the evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) was released last night.APEC are proud to have been involved […]
March 4, 2020

Bereavement survey for parents

We have found that very little is known about providing care for women and their families after their baby has died due to pre-eclampsia, or closely […]
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 – […]