Most women who have gestational diabetes do not develop any complications and deliver healthy babies. However if the blood sugar levels are not well controlled gestational diabetes can affect both the mother and the fetus. Possible complications in the baby: Excess growth of the baby can cause your baby to grow too large (macrosomia). This increases their risk of birth injuries or a C-section birth.
Gestational Diabetes affects a pregnant woman. The mother with this type is at a higher risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes. Read on to find out more.read more
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