Dr Linda Discusses the Dangers of Delayed Post Partum Preeclampsia

Dr. Linda Burke-Galloway Discusses Downton Abbey and Preeclampsia

Why is Preeclampsia Misdiagnosed?

Preeclampsia is a pregnancy condition that involves high blood pressure, swelling and protein in the urine.  Risk factors for developing preeclampsia include:

1st Pregnancy
Age; young teens and women over 35 are at greater risk
Obesity
History of diabetes
History […]

Why is Preeclampsia Misdiagnosed?

Preeclampsia is a pregnancy condition that involves high blood pressure, swelling and protein in the urine. Risk factors for developing preeclampsia include:

• 1st Pregnancy
• Age; young teens and women over 35 are at greater risk
[…]

Remembering my Soror Dawn: A Preeclampsia Victim

As a young girl growing up in a small Long Island town called Amityville, Memorial Day was a huge holiday filled with parades and barbeques. I would inevitably end up at my friend Diane’s backyard […]

Pregnant Woman Almost Died Before Her Doctor Would Listen

Every time I want to retreat from medicine, stories Like Angela Burgin Logan’s  give me reasons to press on.  Angela almost died having a baby because her physician was too careless to listen. Stories like […]