If you or someone you know is suffering from pre-eclampsia, or you are worried about pre-eclampsia, you have come to the right place.
Action on Pre-eclampsia provides information about pre-eclampsia to members of the public and support to those affected by pre-eclampsia. We also run a confidential service open to anyone seeking information or support. We receive calls from pregnant women, those who have experienced pre-eclampsia, concerned relatives and health professionals. Alternatively, you can email us on firstname.lastname@example.org or write to us and we will answer all letters personally and in confidence.
Call our Action on Pre-eclampsia helpline on 01386 761 848
The helpline is open Monday to Thursday from 8.30am – 4.00pm. Because we are a small team, there are times when the helpline may be busy. In this event, please leave a message and we will return your call as soon as possible. If you are pregnant and worried or feel unwell please contact your GP or midwife immediately.
What is pre-eclampsia
Pre-eclampsia is the most common of the serious complications of pregnancy. It is caused by a defect in the placenta, which joins the mother and baby and supplies the baby with nutrients and oxygen from the mother’s blood.
Pregnancy decision aids
An information booklet and in-consultation aid to support discussions about high blood pressure in pregnancy and related treatment options.
The expert referral scheme
We have a network of experts on pre-eclampsia who have agreed to offer one-off consultations or second opinions to those with queries and concerns; you have to be referred via your GP. For further information, and to discuss your concerns please contact the helpline on 01386 761 848 or email email@example.com.