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Healthy Living: High Risk Pregnancies

Pregnancy complications like pre-eclampsia and gestational diabetes can begin without warning.

Often women will have no symptoms, but these are conditions that can create long-lasting health problems for both mother and baby. 

In Healthy Living, Courtney Hunter explains how some providers are using a first-of-its kind monitoring system for moms at high risk.

Dr. Simham says the remote monitoring program also helps with compliance after pregnancy, only about 40% of all women keep their post-partum appointments after they deliver.

Ninety percent of the women who were enrolled in the remote monitoring program during pregnancy keep their appointments.