Preeclampsia

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.

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I Almost Died From Preeclampsia During My First Pregnancy, But Here's How I Felt Confident for My Second
As 39 weeks pregnant I was diagnosed with HELLP syndrome, a rare form of preeclampsia. I am lucky that my baby and I survived. But here are the steps I took to feel confident about getting pregnant again.
Protein in Urine During Pregnancy: What It Means and When to Worry
Some people experience high protein in urine during pregnancy. When it's accompanied by high blood pressure, it's likely a sign of preeclampsia. Here's what expectant parents need to know.
I Had a Sudden Seizure After Giving Birth: How Postpartum Preeclampsia Happened to Me
I was not diagnosed with preeclampsia during pregnancy but developed it postpartum. Here's what new moms need to know about the condition that can cause eclampsia or seizures after delivery.
Borderline High Blood Pressure and Pregnancy
Research shows blood pressure may not have to rise as high as previously thought to have negative outcomes during pregnancy. Here's what you can do about it.
Kenya Moore Gains 17 Lbs. in One Week Due to Scary Pregnancy Complication: 'This Is Not Normal'
Kenya Moore has hit a dangerous complication in her pregnancy, which might cause her to give birth sooner rather than expected.
When Getting the Gear Isn’t a Given
The gift of essential baby items from the Good+ Foundation helped one family manage homelessness, high-risk pregnancies, and their child’s special needs.
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I Was Just Diagnosed With Preeclampsia: Now What?

A preeclampsia diagnosis can be scary for a mom-to-be. But take a deep breath. Here's everything you need to know about preeclampsia treatment.