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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 5, 2020

APEC E-Learning course Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy now carries CPD accreditation

We are very pleased to inform you that our e-learning course, Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy is now CPD accredited. This is something we have been working […]
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 29, 2020

London Marathon 26.2 challenge

April 26th 2020 is a date firmly ingrained on the minds of anyone who signed up to run the London Marathon this year. It was the […]
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
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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 31, 2020
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Testing your blood pressure at home – a guide from APEC

In order to reduce the risk of COVID-19 infections, many hospitals have started offering online/virtual ante-natal care for pregnant women. Today the Royal College of Obstetricians […]