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The first World Preeclampsia Day was a success!

A big thank you to those who participated in World Preeclampsia Day on May 22. Our 'Thunderclap' was a great success, with a social outreach of 577,729 people.    

Let's keep the momentum going!

The World Preeclampsia Day web page - complete with sample Tweets, the infographic in five languages, and a link to the "7 Symptoms Every Pregnant Woman Should Know" video that informs viewers about danger signs during pregnancy - has a permanent home on

Share these assets with your communities and continue fighting against preventable maternal deaths from pre-eclampsia and eclampsia.  

World Preeclampsia Day was proudly co-sponsored by BabyCentre, International Society for the Study of Hypertension in Pregnancy (ISSHP), Population Council/USAID, Preeclampsia Foundation, and PRE-EMPT.