Pre-eclampsia support and information

Pre-eclampsia support and information2024-05-15T14:22:46+00:00

If you or someone you know is suffering from pre-eclampsia, or you are worried, you have come to the right place. Action on Pre-eclampsia provides pre-eclampsia support and information to members of the public and support to those affected by the condition. We also run a confidential service open to anyone seeking information or support.

High blood pressure in pregnancy decision aids

Need help or advice? Call our confidential helpline.

Pre-eclampsia FAQs

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You can find out more about the disease, pre-eclampsia Q&A’s and downloadable information sheets using search function below.

What is pre-eclampsia?

Pre-eclampsia is the most common of the serious complications of pregnancy. It is a condition that affects some pregnant [...]

Who gets pre-eclampsia?

In its broadest form and including gestational hypertension, pre-eclampsia affects as many as one in 10 of all pregnancies, making [...]

What is eclampsia?

Eclampsia is a Greek word meaning ‘bolt from the blue’. It describes one or more convulsions occurring during or immediately [...]

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High blood pressure in pregnancy decision aid and infographic

High blood pressure in pregnancy decision aid and infographic

Information for pregnant women, their family members and carers and their healthcare professionals.

Access our downloadable information leaflets

Action on Pre-eclampsia leaflets are used by Hospitals, GP surgeries and midwife units throughout the UK and are available to download free.

Pre-eclampsia Information Leaflets
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