2017 APS Awareness Month - APS Foundation of America, Inc.

APS Foundation of America, Inc.

Founded in 2005, the APS Foundation of America, Inc. (APSFA) is the only United States nonprofit health agency dedicated to bringing national awareness to Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS), the major cause of multiple miscarriages, thrombosis, young strokes and heart attacks. We are a volunteer run, community based 501(c)3 non-profit Public Charity organization and is dedicated to fostering and facilitating joint efforts in the areas of education, support, public awareness, research and patient services. The APSFA's Medical Advisory Team includes nationally & internationally recognized experts on Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome. Our URL is http://www.apsfa.org

Day 7

APS Awareness Month ~ Day 7: Pregnancy and APS. 🤰 Unfortunately, #APS can cause #miscarriages, #stillbirth, and blood clots while pregnant and up to 6 weeks #postpartum. However, it is possible to have a successful pregnancy! Please feel free to share your stories in the comments and share this graphic on all social media sites! Come back tomorrow for a new graphic and don't forget to use the hashtags #GOBURGUNDY and #APSAWARENESS when sharing!!

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