Research

  • World first study aims to improve treatment for women and babies after pregnancy complicated by high blood pressure

    “A new study launched last month at St George Hospital will trial the best follow up and lifestyle behaviour change…

  • Be Healthe for your Heart

    Did you know women who had pre-eclampsia are more likely to get heart disease later in life? Be Healthe for your…

  • Heart Foundation Information Session

    The Heart Foundation is looking at how they can improve information and support for women who have experienced vascular conditions…

  • Prognosis Study 07.01.16

    The following study has been released by the New England Journal of Medicine and has many interesting findings on the…

  • AAPEC Survey Publication

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  • New urine test could spot pre-eclampsia up to 10 WEEKS earlier than current tests

    Pregnant women have a new test for a deadly complication which affects 50,000 people a year. A simple urine test…

  • Daily aspirin dose could lower preeclampsia risk in pregnant women

    Low dose taken by women at risk of preeclampsia throughout pregnancy more than halves chances of premature birth, finds study…

  • Babies’ DNA affects mothers’ risk of preeclampsia in pregnancy, study finds

    A major new international study has revealed for the first time that some features in a baby’s DNA can increase…

  • Preeclampsia linked to heart disease risk

    Pregnancy complications preeclampsia significantly increases a woman’s chances of developing heart disease later in life, warns The Heart Foundation. Women…

  • Altered immune cells may both contribute to preeclampsia

    Though the exact cascade of events leading to preeclampsia is unknown, reduced blood flow to the placenta (placental ischemia) is…