Have you heard of HELLP Syndrome?
HELLP, an acronym for Hemolysis, Elevated Liver enzymes and Low Platelets Syndrome is a type of pre-eclampsia that is even more life-threatening for both mother and child. The complication usually occurs during the later stages of pregnancy, or soon after childbirth.
Rhona Rwangyezi-Grimm shares her experience with HELLP syndrome in this vlog, with the the hope that she will raise awareness that can save the life of a mom, and/or a baby.
You can learn more about HELLP syndrome from the Hellp Syndrome foundation.
About the author
Rhona Rwangyezi-Grimm is a Ugandan lawyer, author and entrepreneur. She is the founder of Tales by Nyana, a publishing house dedicated to telling African children’s stories, and Nyana’s Delight, an online food channel that celebrates African cuisine.
Follow Rhona on Instagram @rhonanyana_official