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 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.

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.

Kim Kardashian West Wants to Go for Baby #3, But Should She?

Despite having two high-risk pregnancies in her past, Kim Kardashian West may try for a third child.

A Blood Test May Be Able to Predict Preeclampsia

The new test may help predict a pregnant woman's risk for preeclampsia much earlier than current methods.

More Preeclampsia

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.

Preeclampsia After Birth: A Guide for New Moms

Although postpartum preeclampsia is rare, it can have serious consequences for a new mom. Learn about the symptoms, risk factors, and treatment methods for preeclampsia after birth.

Placental Abruption During Labor

Get familiar with the signs and symptoms of placental abruption and find out if you're at risk for this pregnancy complication.