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High blood sugar during pregnancy can cause your baby to grow very large. That can lead to complications during delivery. The baby could be born with low blood sugar, yellowish skin and eyes. You’re at risk for developing type 2 diabetes if you: Have prediabetes; Are overweight; Are 45 years or older; Have a parent, brother, or sister with type 2 diabetes; Are physically active less than 3 times a week; Have ever had gestational diabetes (diabetes during pregnancy) or given birth to a baby who weighed more than 9 pounds. heart or blood vessel disease and stroke. low levels of “good” cholesterol, or high-density lipoprotein (HDL) high levels of the fats called triglycerides.

People can reduce the risk of. Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), a common pregnancy complication, continues to be a significant public health and clinical problem. It carries significant short-term and long-term adverse health outcomes for both mother and offspring, which reinforces the significance of understanding risk factors, in particular modifiable factors, for GDM and of preventing the.

Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), a common pregnancy complication, continues to be a significant public health and clinical problem. It carries significant short-term and long-term adverse health outcomes for both mother and offspring, which reinforces the significance of understanding risk factors, in particular modifiable factors, for GDM. In a long-term longitudinal study of gestational diabetes mellitus in Black women, risk factors that were identified were age, obesity, a family history of diabetes, and the presence of hypertension. Poor predictors were a history of a previous large-for-date infant, parity, and age at. Doctors associate type 2 diabetes with lifestyle-related factors like obesity.

Gestational diabetes is a condition that causes women to have very high blood sugar levels during pregnancy. This. Gestational Diabetes Causes When you eat, your pancreas releases insulin, a hormone that helps move a sugar called glucose from your blood to your cells, which use it for energy. During pregnanc. Any woman can develop gestational diabetes during pregnancy, but you’re at an increased risk if: your body mass index (BMI) is above 30 – use the healthy weight calculator to work out your BMI you previously had a baby who weighed 4.5kg (10lb) or.

A history of GDM can be considered to be one of the sturdiest risk factors concerning the development of type 2 diabetes. Among women who have a history of GDM, the risk of developing classical type 2 diabetes usually ranges from 20 to 50 %.

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Gestational diabetes may increase the mother’s risk of high blood pressure during pregnancy.

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Gestational diabetes also increases the baby’s risk of premature labor (causing breathing and other problems), having low blood sugar, and developing diabetes later in life.

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The consequences for the mother include increased risk for miscarriage, preterm birth, increased risk for needing a C-section, and increased risk for developing high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes.

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Whether it’s preexisting or gestational, diabetes during pregnancy increases the risk for high blood pressure, pre-eclampsia, and toxemia.

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Maternal obesity and morbid obesity are associated with increased risks for gestational hypertension, preeclampsia, gestational diabetes, and fetal birth weight of more than 4000 grams.5 Gestational diabetes can progress to type 2 diabetes.

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Risk for developing gestational diabetes increases with factors such as maternal obesity/ overweight, large number of pregnancies, maternal age, family history, and race/ethnicity (Desisto et al., 2014).

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Infants born to mothers with gestational diabetes are at risk of macrosomia, intrauterine growth restriction, polyhydramnios, neonatal hypoglycaemia and respiratory distress syndrome.

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This form of diabetes usually disappears when the pregnancy is completed, but 5 to 10% of women are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes after delivery, and having had gestational diabetes increases the risk of developing type 2 diabetes later in life (see Chapter 4).21 Gestational diabetes increases risks to the baby.

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Obesity increases the risk for gestational diabetes and pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH).

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Risk factors for the development of gestational diabetes includes older than age 25 years at the time of pregnancy, family history of diabetes, history of gestational diabetes, nonwhite race, obesity, and hypertension.

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  • Refined, packaged, processed, fast, junk, deep-fried foods & drinks cause diabetes.
    All minimally-process plant-based foods protect against diabetes.
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    You are more prone to diabetes if you are especially adapted to survive starvation.

  • Very good information provided in this video Sir.

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