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Do preeclampsia prediction biomarkers vary in patients of different BMIs?
January 27, 2023
Do preeclampsia prediction biomarkers vary in patients of different BMIs?

This study suggests that women of different BMI classes might have distinct risk profiles for preeclampsia.

What medications may some day be used to treat and prevent preeclampsia?
January 27, 2023
What medications may some day be used to treat and prevent preeclampsia?

Research is being done to make a medicine that can cure preeclampsia a reality. In this article, researchers asked: what are the candidate medicines being studied currently to prevent or treatment preeclampsia?

Further research to investigate protein markers SFLT and PlGF for preeclampsia prediction
January 27, 2023
Further research to investigate protein markers SFLT and PlGF for preeclampsia prediction

This is another study on that journey that shows sFlt1 and PlGF are important proteins in pregnant women’s blood that can tell us about preeclampsia risk.

What barriers do women face to implementing a heart-healthy diet?
January 27, 2023
What barriers do women face to implementing a heart-healthy diet?

For this study, researchers asked: what are the barriers to eating a heart healthy diet for women with high blood pressure or a hypertensive disorder of pregnancy?

2019 Vision Grants
January 09, 2023
2019 Vision Grants

Stephen McCartney, MD PhD University of Washington, Seattle, Washington   Topic: Fetal Microchimerism in Immune Cell Subsets in Preeclampsia Final Summary: During pregnancy, there is an exchange of cells between the mother and baby, te...

Peter J. Pappas Grant Recipients
January 02, 2023
Peter J. Pappas Grant Recipients

Peter Joseph Pappas preeclampsia research grant recipients' study titles and reports.

AFTER PREECLAMPSIA: What do I do when my risk is not gone, but my healthcare plan is?
December 23, 2022
AFTER PREECLAMPSIA: What do I do when my risk is not gone, but my healthcare plan is?

While on the road this summer for the Reconnect Tour 2022, I met with academic and clinical centers of preeclampsia excellence whose leadership recognize that there is a gap between our pregnancy care and everything that happens beyond pregnancy.

5 Tips for Coping with Grief at the Holidays
November 30, 2022
5 Tips for Coping with Grief at the Holidays

The loss of your expected pregnancy experience is especially hard at the holidays. Grief is normal - here are five tips to help you cope.

2022 Vision Grants
October 13, 2022
2022 Vision Grants

The Preeclampsia Foundation and the Preeclampsia Foundation Canada have announced that John Snelgrove, MD, MSc, and Samantha Wilson, PhD, are their 2022 Vision Grant research award recipients respectively.

In the Room Where It Happens: A Recap of the 2022 AIM Conference
September 27, 2022
In the Room Where It Happens: A Recap of the 2022 AIM Conference

Education Manager Maggie Barker recaps the 2022 Alliance for Innovation in Maternal Health Conference.

High blood pressure in pregnancy is on the rise, especially among Millennial and GenZ patients
September 27, 2022
High blood pressure in pregnancy is on the rise, especially among Millennial and GenZ patients

Two articles were published this quarter that both provide updated statistics about trends in preeclampsia and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy in the United States.

Possible link between genetic changes in women of African ancestry and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy
September 27, 2022
Possible link between genetic changes in women of African ancestry and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy

In this study, HMOX1 gene variants were different depending on ancestry, and these genetic changes could be contributing to the racial disparity in hypertensive disorders of pregnancy.

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