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March 22, 2013

Come and cheer with us at the London Marathon 2013!

Come along and support our APEC runners, raising money for Action on Pre-eclampsia. We will be manning 2 cheering points along the route as follows: 10:30 […]
March 11, 2013

Oxford Study day now Thursday July 4 2013

IMPORTANT INFORMATION Our Oxford study day will now be held on Thursday July 4th 2013
February 12, 2013

100km Fundraising Challenge

We are now a registered charity for the London2Brighton Challenge, taking place 25th-26th May 2013. The London 2 Brighton Challenge is a tough and rewarding challenge. […]
January 31, 2013

Downton Abbey sees website hits soar ***SPOILER ALERT***

Following the broadcast of Downton Abbey Series 3 Episode 5 in the USA last weekend, hits to our website increased 12 fold, helping to raise awareness […]
October 19, 2012

Downton Abbey’s shocking pre-eclampsia storyline leads to a spike in helpline calls

Following Downton Abbey’s pre-eclampsia storyline, APEC were inundated with calls and messages from people who have suffered from pre-eclampsia. Lady Sybil’s pre-eclampsia storyline brought up heartbreaking […]
May 24, 2012

APEC supporter continues to raise awareness

One of our regular marathon runners and long-time APEC supporters, Merlin Gard, featured in both The Sun and Take a Break magazine in 2012, as well […]
May 5, 2012

Are most maternal deaths from pre-eclampsia avoidable?

A report printed in The Lancet in May 2012 says that in the majority of cases they are and that substandard care should not be tolerated. […]
December 15, 2011

Precog Press Release

Women are dying because emergencies in pregnancy are not recognised, say leading experts in pre-eclampsia – make this stop in 2012. Shock figures show that over […]
August 31, 2011

Support for APEC – Janet Wilks’ sponsored walk

Janet’s daughter-in-law and son, Carly and Robin, lost their baby Joshua due to pre-eclampsia and, after time, felt that they wished to honour his memory. They […]