AAPEC Melbourne Walk 2015
Walk with Australian Action on Preeclampsia (AAPEC) on 23 August 2015 to raise awareness about this silent but potentially devastating condition.
Preeclampsia is an illness, which only occurs in pregnancy and it is the most common serious medical disorder of human pregnancy.In the mother, preeclampsia can cause several problems such as high blood pressure, leakage of protein into the urine, thinning of the blood and liver dysfunction. Occasionally, preeclampsia can lead to convulsions - a serious complication known as eclampsia. Also, when a pregnancy is complicated by PE, the baby may grow more slowly than normal in the womb or suffer a potentially harmful oxygen deficiency.
Date / Time: August 23, 2015 10:00am
Venue: Coot Picnic Area, Albert Park Lake, Aughtie Drive, Albert Park, VIC 3206
$25 includes a sausage sandwich and a t-shirt
$20 includes a sausage sandwich only
After purchasing your walk tickets on trybooking please download and complete the Melbourne Walk Form using the link below and bring it on the day.