Antiphospholipid Antibody Disorder or APAS is one of the most common causes of recurrent miscarriages. 

It is one of the five reproductive immune disorders that may cause pregnancy losses and unknown infertility. 

Know more about this disorder in this video. This was produced by my brother-in-law, long before I knew I was suffering from the same disorder. Credits to the Probe Team and Kuya JB for this video and the wealth of information it brings. 

Share my joys and pains of being an APAS mama.

Immunologic Tests for APAS and other Reproductive Immune Disorders

In 2013 when I joined Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APAS) Facebook support group, it had barely a thousand members. Now, we are...

Dr. Guinto answers questions about APAS

In this interview, my obstetrician and perinatologist, Dr. Valerie Tiempo Guinto sheds light on APAS/APS.  Dr. Valerie Tiempo Guinto is the Chief of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Section at the University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital. She was also the President of Philippine Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine in 2017 and is the Head on the Task Force on Recurrent Pregnancy Loss of the Philippine Obstetrical and Gynecological Society.

The Story of the Tulip

“A tulip doesn’t strive to impress anyone. It doesn’t struggle to be different than a rose. It doesn’t have to. It is different. And there’s room in the garden for every flower." -Marianne Williamson

Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome

Small Habits that Helped with my Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APAS) Pregnancies

There are no definitive causes that the medical field can link to Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APAS) but these were the things I did to address mine.

Publishing My First Book – Lost But Found

No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader. – Robert Frost I wrote my third article in Smart...

APAS Pregnancy

Essential Oils and (APAS) Pregnancy

Essential oils have been widely marketed in the past several years as complementary and/or alternative medicine addressing a lot of...

APAS Diaries: A Little Bit of Sunny to Make You Smile

It is June again and it is APAS Awareness Month. Not many would know about it but for those who...

My Body is not Baby-Friendly

This article was edited and published at Smart Parenting PH. —-  “Your body is killing your baby.”  These are probably...

What To Do When You Find Out You Have APAS

I remember it so clearly, that day when my doctor told me I possibly have APAS. That was the day...

Ano nga ba ang APAS?

Para sa isang ina, napakasakit na ikaw ay mawalan ng anak. Hindi importante kung siya ay nasa iyong sinapupunan pa...

Adios, 2018!

We now close this year and all I can say is… WOOOOOW! Days flew by like crazy and the 365th...

Category 5: What Your Primary NK Assay Will Tell You

Being diagnosed with RID can be very overwhelming. There are dozens of tests you need to go through to pinpoint...

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