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Preeclampsia Awareness Month

May is Preeclampsia Awareness Month, a month-long communication campaign to raise awareness of this life-threatening hypertensive disorder of pregnancy. In honor of this, The Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Health (MCAH) Division​ created social media to increase awareness about the signs and symptoms of preeclampsia.​

Sample Social Media Posts​​

You can access these posts in Arabic, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional)​, English, Farsi, Korean, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese ​on this page. To use corresponding graphics, click on the image to enlarge, then right click and "save as". ​

English

Recognizing the symptoms of preeclampsia can be livesaving. 

Preeclampsia is a pregnancy issue that happens when blood pressure gets too high. In California, 1 in 14 pregnant people experience preeclampsia. Knowing the symptoms of preeclampsia can save a life. If you’re pregnant and notice these symptoms, call your health care provider right away.

www.health.gov/myhealthfinder/doctor-visits/talking-doctor/preventing-preeclampsia-questions-doctor​

#PreeclampsiaAwarenessMonth​

Arabic

In Arabic, Recognizing the symptoms of preeclampsia can be livesaving.  

يعتبر تسمم الحمل واحدًا من مضاعفات الحمل المرتبطة بارتفاع ضغط الدم الذي يصيب 7​% من النساء الحوامل في كاليفورنيا. إن معرفة أعراض تسمم الحمل قد ينقذ حياة إنسان. إن كنت حاملاً وتعانين من أعراض تسمم الحمل، فاتصلي بأخصائي الرعاية الصحية على الفور.

www.health.gov/myhealthfinder/doctor-visits/talking-doctor/preventing-preeclampsia-questions-doctor​

#PreeclampsiaAwarenessMonth​​

Chinese (Simplified)

In simplified Chinese: Recognizing the symptoms of preeclampsia can be livesaving.  

妊娠毒血症是一种与高血压相关的妊娠并发症,加州有 7% 的孕妇受其影响。了解妊娠毒血症的症状可以挽救生命。如果您怀有身孕,并出现妊娠毒血症的症状,请立即致电您的医疗护理提供者。

www.health.gov/myhealthfinder/doctor-visits/talking-doctor/preventing-preeclampsia-questions-doctor​

#PreeclampsiaAwarenessMonth​

Chinese (Traditional)

In traditional Chinese: Recognizing the symptoms of preeclampsia can be livesaving.  

妊娠毒血症是一種與高血壓相關的妊娠並發症,加州有 7% 的孕婦受其影響。了解妊娠毒血症的症狀可以挽救生命。如果您懷有身孕,並出現妊娠毒血症的症狀,請立即致電您的醫療護理提供者。

www.health.gov/myhealthfinder/doctor-visits/talking-doctor/preventing-preeclampsia-questions-doctor​

#PreeclampsiaAwarenessMonth​

Farsi

In Farsi:  Recognizing the symptoms of preeclampsia can be livesaving.  

پره اکلامپسی یک عارضه بارداری مربوط به فشار خون بالا است که 7 درصد از افراد باردار در کالیفرنیا به آن مبتلا هستند. اطلاع از علائم پره اکلامپسی می تواند جان شخص را نجات دهد. اگر باردار هستید و دچار علائم پره اکلامپسی شده اید، فوراً با پزشک خود تماس بگیرید.

www.health.gov/myhealthfinder/doctor-visits/talking-doctor/preventing-preeclampsia-questions-doctor​

#PreeclampsiaAwarenessMonth​

Korean

In Korean: Recognizing the symptoms of preeclampsia can be livesaving.  

임신중독증(자간전증)은 고혈압과 관련된 임신 합병증인데, 캘리포니아에서 임산부의7%가 앓고 있습니다. 임신중독증(자간전증)의 증상을 알게 되면 생명을 구할 수도 있습니다. 만약 임신 중이고 임신중독증(자간전증) 증상이 나타나면, 즉시 의료 진료자에게 연락하십시오.

www.health.gov/myhealthfinder/doctor-visits/talking-doctor/preventing-preeclampsia-questions-doctor​

#PreeclampsiaAwarenessMonth​

Spanish

In Spanish: Recognizing the symptoms of preeclampsia can be livesaving. 

La preeclampsia es un problema del embarazo que ocurre cuando la presión arterial sube demasiado. En California, 1 de cada 14 personas embarazadas sufre de preeclampsia. Conocer los síntomas de la preeclampsia puede salvar una vida. Si está embarazada y nota estos síntomas, llame inmediatamente a su médico.

www.health.gov/myhealthfinder/doctor-visits/talking-doctor/preventing-preeclampsia-questions-doctor​

#PreeclampsiaAwarenessMonth​

Tagalog

In Tagalog: Recognizing the symptoms of preeclampsia can be livesaving. 

Ang Preeclampsia ay isang kumplikasyon sa pagbubuntis na nauugnay sa mataas na presyon ng dugo na nakakaapekto sa 7% ng mga taong buntis sa California. Alamin pagkaalam sa mga sintomas ng preeclampsia ay nakapagliligtas ng buhay. Kung ikaw ay buntis at nakakaranas ng mga sintomas ng preeclampsia, tawagan agad ang inyong health care provider.

www.health.gov/myhealthfinder/doctor-visits/talking-doctor/preventing-preeclampsia-questions-doctor​

#PreeclampsiaAwarenessMonth​

Vietnamese

In Vietnamese: Recognizing the symptoms of preeclampsia can be livesaving.  

Tiền sản giật là biến chứng thai sản liên quan đến huyết áp cao, ảnh hưởng đến 7% phụ nữ mang thai ở California. Hiểu các triệu chứng của tiền sản giật có thể cứu mạng sống. Nếu bạn đang mang thai và thấy các triệu chứng tiền sản giật, hãy gọi cho nhà cung cấp dịch vụ chăm sóc sức khỏe của mình ngay lập tức.

www.health.gov/myhealthfinder/doctor-visits/talking-doctor/preventing-preeclampsia-questions-doctor​

#PreeclampsiaAwarenessMonth​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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