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by eleni
Fri Jun 16, 2017 09:27 pm
Forum: California
Topic: Future pregnancies
Replies: 2
Views: 948

Re: Future pregnancies

Hi Erin, I bet you could get a lot of different answers to your situation from our community. It's a common scenario and often the dads are the ones who are most worried. My husband was ready to be done because we lost our daughter in my first pregnancy and had preeclampsia and a NICU baby in the se...
by eleni
Fri May 19, 2017 08:11 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: daughter 31 wks with twins Need advice
Replies: 3
Views: 1454

Re: daughter 31 wks with twins Need advice

Hi Sharon, You're asking the right questions. Sometimes hospitals don't want to transfer because they don't want to lose the business. Sometimes there really is no need to transfer. Her blood pressures sound awfully high to be "waiting" unless they're treating her with blood pressure-lowering medica...
by eleni
Fri May 19, 2017 07:59 pm
Forum: Pregnant Again?
Topic: Worried about Preeclampsia and HELLP a second time
Replies: 1
Views: 1528

Re: Worried about Preeclampsia and HELLP a second time

We hear you, Kelsey! Any pregnancy after things don't go so well the first time can be full of anxiety. It does, however, sound like you are with a good care team that is monitoring you closely and will not take any risks. Continue to eat right, get rest and all the things that contribute to a healt...
by eleni
Fri May 12, 2017 07:30 pm
Forum: Ohio
Topic: Looking for doctor in Cleveland area
Replies: 1
Views: 1303

Re: Looking for doctor in Cleveland area

Most folks find the Physician Locator here fairly useful. Let us know how it goes for you: https://www.smfm.org/members/search

Best of success,
by eleni
Fri May 12, 2017 07:22 pm
Forum: Announcements and Preeclampsia in the News
Topic: Hard to read but important story in the media
Replies: 0
Views: 1061

Hard to read but important story in the media

NPR and ProPublica jointly produced a series of stories on maternal mortality. Here are the first two that were published and aired today, May 12, in advance of Mother's Day in the US this weekend. https://www.propublica.org/article/die-in-childbirth-maternal-death-rate-health-care-system "Preeclamp...
by eleni
Sat May 06, 2017 02:56 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Exhausted...
Replies: 2
Views: 1486

Re: Exhausted...

Adding to that, I would also see if your doctor can put you on reduced activity (aka, reduce your stress at work), not because it by itself will prevent preeclampsia but the stress could be contributing to your BP going all over the place, making it harder to get an accurate reading.
by eleni
Sat May 06, 2017 02:52 am
Forum: Announcements and Preeclampsia in the News
Topic: Are there any current PE studies using stem cells?
Replies: 4
Views: 1619

Re: Are there any current PE studies using stem cells?

There's also an Israeli company doing some interesting work in this area, though we haven't gotten a briefing from them in awhile so I'm not sure what the latest is.

you can read a bit here: http://mayafiles.tase.co.il/RPdf/878001 ... 064-00.pdf
by eleni
Sat May 06, 2017 02:44 am
Forum: Pregunta al que sabe (foro latino)
Topic: Soy nueva
Replies: 2
Views: 3197

Re: Soy nueva

Lea aquí las respuestas a sus preguntas:

https://www.preeclampsia.org/es/informa ... frecuentes
by eleni
Sat May 06, 2017 02:39 am
Forum: Pregunta al que sabe (foro latino)
Topic: quiero un tercer embarazo.!!
Replies: 1
Views: 3439

Re: quiero un tercer embarazo.!!

Lea aquí las respuestas a sus preguntas:

https://www.preeclampsia.org/es/informa ... frecuentes

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