Gestational diabetes

What is Gestational diabetes?

Gestational diabetes is a condition in which women without previously diagnosed diabetes exhibit high blood glucose levels during pregnancy (especially during their third trimester).Gestational diabetes is caused when insulin receptors do not function properly. This is likely due to pregnancy-related factors such as the presence of human placental lactogen that interferes with susceptible insulin receptors.

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I am 31 weeks pregnant and diagnosed with gestational diabetes. The scan shows that the baby has huge abdomen. Have been trying to reduce the...

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iam 8 months pregnant ,few days i had gestational diabetes but due to my diet now it is under control ,but doctor has told to continue the diet and...

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