Some risk factors for stroke
apply only to women, including pregnancy, childbirth
and menopause. These risk factors are tied to hormonal fluctuations, changes in blood volume, tendency to form blood clots, and other physical changes that affect a woman in different stages of life." Go through this link for some more info http://www.healthywomen.org/healthtopics/stroke
You need to be closely observed as you are nearing due date. Take care and share your thoughts.