Preeclampsia, a condition caused by high blood pressure and significant amounts of protein in the urine, can be life-threatening if it goes unmanaged. Here you'll learn about the symptoms, treatments, and prevention of Preeclampsia.

Your Preeclampsia Risks, Explained

Could you be in danger of developing preeclampsia? We asked experts how you can determine your risk for this serious pregnancy condition.

Preeclampsia: What Every Pregnant Woman Should Know

Learn the symptoms of this serious pregnancy complication, and find out how it's treated.

Preventing Preeclampsia

Dr. Elizabeth Pryor answers the question, How can I keep from having this frightening problem again?

What Is Postpartum Preeclampsia?

Everything you need to know about preeclampsia after delivery.

Checklist: Signs and Symptoms of Preeclampsia

Preeclampsia, or pregnancy-induced hypertension, occurs in five to 10 percent of pregnancies, and is diagnosed after the 20th week of pregnancy. Here are some warning signs.

Early Detection: Gestational Diabetes & Preeclampsia

Diabetes and preeclampsia are among two of the reasons why regular prenatal visits are so important.

Pregnancy Symptoms You Can't Ignore

These signs warrant a call to the doctor.

4 High-Risk Pregnancy Conditions

How to have a healthy pregnancy and birth when you're diagnosed with complications like preterm labor, preeclampsia, gestational diabetes or placenta previa.

8 Celebrities Who Have Survived Preeclampsia

Pregnancy complications can happen to any mom-to-be -- and celebrities are no exception. Check out this list of celeb mamas who experienced one of the most common: preeclampsia.

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Nearly 10 percent of expecting moms develop preeclampsia late in their third trimester. Find out the symptoms of preeclampsia and how it's treated.

Diagnosed With Preeclampsia: What Now?

Getting a diagnosis of preeclampsia can be scary for a mom-to-be. Find out what you need to know if it happens to you.

The Long-Lasting Health Effects of Preeclampsia

Surprisingly, this pregnancy condition can affect your health even after you've given birth.

Swelling During Pregnancy: When to Worry

Swelling is a common side effect of pregnancy as your due date gets closer. Learn how to get relief and when you need to call a doctor.

Pregnancy Symptoms & Complaints: Preeclampsia

This condition is one of the most common complications of pregnancy, striking about 5 percent of all expectant mothers.

HELLP Syndrome: The Pregnancy Complication I Never Expected

When one mom was diagnosed with HELLP Syndrome, a variation of preeclampsia, it meant that her daughter needed to be delivered by emergency C-section at 32 weeks. Here's her story.

Beyond Preeclampsia: Other Blood Pressure Disorders You Need to Know About

High blood pressure can be a serious problem during (and even before!) pregnancy. What you need to know about pre-pregnancy and gestational hypertension.