Hi Florida Ladies!!
The Florida Group of the Preeclampsia Foundation will have a kick-off online chat meeting next Tuesday evening, December 14th, at 8pm. The chat will be hosted by the Florida co-coordinators, Melissa and Tamara. MelissaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s story appears at [url]http://www.preeclampsia.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=5199[/url]. TamaraÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s story appears as the next message in this thread.
You are invited to meet other women, introduce yourself, and help the Florida Group get organized for local projects. There are a lot of opportunities to volunteer and get involved. If you have registered an e-mail address with the Preeclampsia Foundation, you should receive an e-mail with the chat agenda today. If your e-mail address has changed, you didn't receive the e-mail, or if you have not previously registered and would like to get involved, please click on the link to my username (Specmom) and send me an e-mail with your information.
In preparation for the meeting, we would like to send out via e-mail a mini-introduction to the ladies who will be attending the chat. If possible, please send an e-mail to the address listed in the e-mail you received today or by clicking on my username (Specmom). Please respond by Friday, December 10th, with the following information if you would like to share with the group:
Ã‚Â· City/Area you live in
Ã‚Â· Number of pregnancies
Ã‚Â· Currently pregnant? Provide due date and status of how you are doing.
Ã‚Â· PIH/Preeclampsia/HELLP information: diagnosis, gestational age when diagnosed, gestational age delivered, outcome of delivery.
Ã‚Â· Postpartum complications
Ã‚Â· Underlying disorders
To access the chat, visit [url]http://www.preeclampsia.org/forum/default.asp [/url] and log-in using your username and password. Once you are successfully logged-in, a Chat link will appear as an option on the top right hand of your screen under the words Preeclampsia Forum. Look for the Ã¢â‚¬Å“Florida Group ChatÃ¢â‚¬Â room and come on in!
We hope you can attend the chat. If you can't, please let us know and we can discuss ways to get involved with you individually. We are very excited about meeting you and working together with all the Florida ladies to raise awareness of this disease and provide support to those who have been affected.
Melissa & Tamara
Florida Group Co-Coordinators