Preeclampsia

Common Complications During Pregnancy

The majority of pregnancies occur without any serious issues. However, some women will experience complications during pregnancy that can involve their health, baby’s health, or both. Diseases or conditions the mother had before becoming pregnant can sometimes lead to...

Preeclampsia: Risks and Symptoms

Preeclampsia is a pregnancy complication that affects about 5% of pregnant women, or more than 200,000 cases per year in the U.S. When untreated, preeclampsia can lead to life-threatening complications for both you and your baby. The only cure is delivery of your...

2014 Interesting Developments in Obstetrics & Gynecology Part 1

Every year new and informative studies are published that effect women and their health.  To help you keep up with some of the new information, below are a few of the studies that have been published this year. Aspirin for preventing preeclampsia - The US Preventive...

Preeclampsia – Know the Symptoms

After delivering a healthy baby girl, Lady Sybil of the popular PBS television show, Downton Abbey, took a turn for the worse. In the wee hours of the night her body was racked with seizures brought on by eclampsia. It was a heart wrenching episode in which the...

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