High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy

Seven symptoms of preeclampsia you should know.
2:45 | 05/19/14

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-- -- -- -- -- -- Every pregnant woman should now. If you are pregnant -- -- -- are at risk for a life threatening condition called. Peter Clancy 61 of every twelve pregnant. And can cause seizures stroke and pocket damage from mom and premature birth feet both mom and baby die. -- pre Clancy and related disorders are responsible for 76000. Returned home. And 500000. Infant deaths. This condition is related to blood pressure and -- can happen to be pregnant woman especially during the second half her pregnancy up to six weeks after delivering. -- clams -- can strike quickly so it's important to note the symptoms and report -- to your health care provider as soon as you noticed him. If you experience any of the following symptoms and call you doctor a -- right away. One swelling of the -- especially around the eyes and and swelling of the hands. Swelling of the feet are common in late pregnancy and probably not a sign of -- and see him in June waging -- more than five pounds and -- -- Three headache that won't go away even after taking medication for pain. For changes in vision like singing -- -- flashing lights partial -- total loss of ice and I. I'm not -- throwing up especially Sunday afternoon practice. Not good morning sickness and many women experienced an early pregnancy and six other right belly pain sometimes mistaken for indigestion. Seven difficulty breathing and gasping for panting. Having symptoms doesn't necessarily mean you have these -- CN. They are cause for concern and requires immediate medical evaluation it is also important -- -- that someone who is. The only way to stop in diagnosing -- -- by monitoring your blood pressure and -- -- new hearing so keep up all your prenatal appointments. It's a risk factor for heart disease and stroke. It be -- to tell all your doctors present and future -- have a history have pre Clancy yeah. -- -- you know the symptoms and spread to her. And take to create Clancy -- plans no symptoms spreads the word. Brought to you by -- -- Clancy a foundation. Learn more at www. -- Clancy -- 321141695. -- Collison based Twitter pages and -- in.

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