The global impact of pre-eclampsia

Worldwide, pre-eclampsia is one of the leading causes of illness and death for mothers-to-be and their babies according to the World Health Organisation. It affects two to eight per cent of pregnancies worldwide, and five to eight per cent of those affected in developing countries go on to develop eclampsia – a condition that causes […]

A1M attend Action on Pre-eclampsia meeting

On 24 November 2016, Action on Pre-eclampsia (APEC) held an expert meeting in London, which A1M Pharma scientists attended. There aren’t many charities for pre-eclampsia so it was an important event for A1M Pharma to attend to meet health professionals and scientists working in the area and patients affected by the condition. APEC is a […]

A1M – a treatment for pre-eclampsia?

Right now there’s no cure for pre-eclampsia. The only treatment is to deliver the baby early. In severe cases, the effects of pre-eclampsia occur early in pregnancy which affects the babies as well.

Emily Head
Emily Headcompleted her undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences in 2012 and also has a Masters degree in Science Communication.