Hypertension & Preeclampsia
Pregnancy Induced Hypertension (PIH)
Pregnancy induced hypertension (PIH) is a high blood pressure disorder of pregnancy. It has long been one of the major problems for mothers in pregnancy, along with infection an hemorrhage. It affects 7% of first time mothers.
Chronic High Blood Pressure and Pregnancy
High blood pressure can be dangerous in pregnancy, but what happens when you start the pregnancy with chronic high blood pressure?
Carbon Monoxide and Preeclampsia Prevention
New studies into preeclampsia show that carbon monoxide may actually be worth studying to prevent preeclampsia.
Preeclampsia Leads to Higher Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
Does preeclampsia lead to problem with diabetes later in life?
Stories from other moms who have been there, including a way to add your story from the Preeclampsia Foundation.
Have you ever had high blood pressure in pregnancy?
Pregnancy Induced Hypertension (PIH) and preeclampsia are examples of high blood pressure related diseases in pregnancy. While you are screened in pregnancy at every prenatal visit, it can still occur.
Pregnancy Induced Hypertension
Learn more about blood pressure complications during pregnancy and how they can effect your pregnancy.