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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 […]
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 […]
June 28, 2016

My experience with pre-eclampsia

When my husband and I found out we were expecting we always knew that the path to having a baby was going to be tricky; as a […]
June 8, 2016

Why I ran the London Marathon

I decided to run the London Marathon in 2015 for APEC after I was dangerously ill from pre-eclampsia when pregnant with my daughter. My daughter and […]
April 2, 2016

My pre-eclampsia journey

At 21 weeks, my consultant predicted that I would suffer from pre-eclampsia. This was predicted through a Doppler scan that I was offered due to my […]
March 28, 2016

A couple’s courage and strength

Vijya and Priyesh were devastated when, on 27th September 2012, baby Krishan was born sleeping due to pre-eclampsia. It was early May 2012 when they discovered […]
July 22, 2015

APEC Chairman, Professor Andy Shennan and team nominated for prestigious innovation award

APEC is delighted to announce that the Microlife CRADLE VSA device has been nominated (from more than 500 innovations, from over fifty countries around the world), […]