This healthcast will tell you what you need to know to get through a pregnancy if you have high blood pressure before or during the pregnancy. You will learn:
- The normal course of blood pressure in a pregnancy.
- The risks and complications of high blood pressure during a pregnancy.
- Effect of estrogen on your blood pressure in oral contraceptives and hormone replacement.
Length: 10 minutes
The advice in these Healthcasts is no subsititue for the advice of your own physician. You should make no changes in your medical care based on this advice before checking with your physician.