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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 […]
April 29, 2019

Our Virgin Money London Marathon champions!

Thank you to all our wonderful Virgin Money London Marathon runners and supporters. Once again we were lucky enough to have a brilliant group of people […]
April 10, 2019

Pre-eclampsia: Know the Signs leaflets now available

You may recall we offered 500 free to the first 10 Trusts in our recent newsletter. We had such an overwhelming response, we extended this offer […]
April 2, 2019
Placental growth factor testing to assess women with suspected pre-eclampsia

New research into pre-eclampsia prediction testing

Important trial shows that PlGF testing halves time to pre-eclampsia diagnosis and reduces maternal complications. Action on Pre-eclampsia are passionate about high quality research into pre-eclampsia. […]
February 26, 2019

‘Pre-eclampsia: Know the Signs!’ booklet now in all Emma’s Diary packs.

If you are pregnant and you pick up a FREE Emma’s Diary pack you will find inside a fab new little leaflet designed to fit into […]
January 31, 2019

APEC has a new Patron- Dr Dawn Harper

We are absolutely thrilled to announce our new Patron is Dr Dawn Harper. Dawn is respected and recognised by women throughout the UK and her voice […]
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 […]
June 25, 2018

APEC Annual Scientfic Meeting 2018

APEC’s 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting – Hypertension in Pregnancy – a great success On the 23rd May, APEC once again welcomed many of the world’s experts […]