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Gestational Diabetes to Rise 50 Percent in Australian Women
Posted: Sunday, April 22, 2012
The number of Australian women diagnosed with gestational diabetes is set to rise by 50% with the implementation of the new guidelines....

Autism Linked to Mom's Diabetes
Posted: Sunday, April 15, 2012
Mothers who are obese or who have diabetes appear to be more likely to have children with neurodevelopmental disorders, including autism....

Newborn Period Crucial Time Window to Prevent Later Diabetes
Posted: Sunday, November 06, 2011
A new approach to prevent type 2 diabetes may be on the horizon. The use of exendin-4 in newborns may prevent diabetes later in life.

Gaps in Pregnancy Diabetes Screening
Posted: Tuesday, January 04, 2011
Only one third of gestational diabetes women undergo screening after delivery for diabetes, according to a new analysis of over one million patients.

Fetal Exposure to Maternal Type 1 Diabetes Associated with Renal Dysfunction at Adult Age
Posted: Tuesday, November 09, 2010
Reduced functional reserve may reflect a reduced number of nephrons undergoing individual hyperfiltration. If so, offspring of Type 1 diabetic mothers may be predisposed to glomerular and vascular diseases.

Number of Births Increases Diabetes Risk
Posted: Monday, August 09, 2010
Number of births increases the risk of developing gestational diabetes in pregnant women with a history of the condition, a new study has revealed.

Women with Asian and Hispanic Partners Have Increased Risk of Gestational Diabetes
Posted: Sunday, May 16, 2010
Researchers found that, among nearly 140,000 women, Asian women had the highest rate of gestational diabetes, at nearly 7 percent. They were followed by Native American women, at 5.6 percent, and Latina women, at 5 percent.

New Gestational Diabetes Guidelines Find More Women at Risk
Posted: Sunday, March 07, 2010
New blood sugar measurements used to determine gestational diabetes will mean that lower levels may pose risks for mother and baby.

Early Pregnancy Weight Gain Linked to Diabetes
Posted: Sunday, February 28, 2010
Pregnant women who gain weight rapidly during the early stages of pregnancy are at higher risk for gestational diabetes, a new study found.

Siblings Key in Gestational Diabetes Risk
Posted: Sunday, January 24, 2010
A family history of diabetes increases a woman's risk of developing gestational diabetes, a new study confirms.

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