Category Archives: Gestational Diabetes

Research Report News Podcast: Gestational Diabetes Increases Risk of Diabetes Development Later in Life

Researchers from Korea University Guro Hospital have recently evaluated data on over 53,100 women to look at how gestational diabetes affects the development of diabetes later in life. These women were initially screened between 2002 and… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Gestational Diabetes Could Lead to Increased Body Fat on Babies

A new study suggests that babies born to mothers with gestational diabetes are more likely to have increased body fat during early life. At two months of age, these babies had 16% more body fat than babies of mothers who did not have the disorder.… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Higher Gestational Diabetes Rates Experienced in the Summer

According to a study completed at Wollongong Hospital in Australia, the prevalence of gestational diabetes will vary with the seasons. Higher rates are experienced during the summer, while lower rates are more common in the winter.

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Research Report News Podcast: Connection Between Pregnancy Lipid Profile & Gestational Diabetes

Researchers have found that pregnancy lipid profiles could identify women who are at risk for gestational diabetes. In women who developed the disease, a variety of conditions were noted, including lower HDL concentration, lower LDL peak… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Gestational Diabetes Connected to Low Milk Supply

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New findings published in Breastfeeding Medicine indicate that women with gestational diabetes during pregnancy are at a greater risk of experiencing a low milk supply than women without the disease.… Read More