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ICAN is excited to announce Julie Iovaldi as our newest chapter leader! She has completed training and will be leading ICAN of St. Louis, Missouri! What’s your chapter’s name? ICAN of St. Louis How did you find out about ICAN? What drew you to our organization? I found... Continue reading →
“While the risks of placenta accreta are considerable and women need to be informed about them, they must be kept in perspective. Many women with placenta accreta do reasonably well, as do their babies. If you have accreta, don’t read the list of possible risks below and panic. Remember that these are... Continue reading →
The placenta is an astonishing organ; it is, after all, essential for growing healthy babies. However, in my last pregnancy, the very thing that was giving my daughter life was also something that was risking mine… . . . Read the whole story over at PopSugar.com. . #ICANsavelives Read about... Continue reading →
“A number of patients have post-traumatic stress disorder after pregnancy because the delivery (with accreta) is so stressful.” ~ The Rise of Placenta Accreta, Stanford Medicine Special Report . Follow ICAN on facebook, pinterest, and instagram. Like and share our accreta education quotes! . #ICANsavelives Read about ICAN’s Accreta Awareness Month. .