By David Mittleman

Pre-eclampsia: Serious Health Condition in Pregnancy

Proper prenatal care is vital for both mother’s and baby’s health.  Health problems such as gestational diabetes and pre-eclampsia in  pregnant women can cause serious consequences for the baby.  Pre-eclampsia is characterized by high blood pressure that occurs only during pregnancy, and symptoms typically include swelling, sudden weight gain, headaches, changes in vision, although some women with rapidly advancing pre-eclampsia may have no symptoms.  This is why it is so crucial to get proper prenatal care, as well as finding a doctor that will take your condition during pregnancy into serious consideration. …read more