2013 Promise Walk for Preeclampsia

By WKTV News

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

May 11, 2013 at 9:30 AM until 11:30 AM

Location: Crossings of Colonie Loudonville, NY



Event Description

This is the first year the Promise Walk is held in the Capital Region. Preeclampsia is deadly disorder that has claimed the life of 76,000 mothers and 500,000 babies every year. It can be characterized as a sudden onset of high blood pressure in the latter part of the second trimester and the third trimester. It can lead to seizures, strokes and multiple organ failure and death of mother and child. There is no cure!
Come and walk with us and help raise awareness and funds to advance research. To register go to
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