Pre-eclampsia and high blood pressure in pregnancy


Age at interview: 35
Age at diagnosis: 34

Brief outline: Ify was pregnant, expecting her third child.

Background: Ify was born in Nigeria and has lived in the UK for 8 years. She a nurse, married with three children.

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Ify was invited to join the study as she had a high BMI. This was her third pregnancy, and in the later stages she developed gestational diabetes. Her son was born by caesarean section.


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