Essential information about gestational diabetes
Gestational diabetes is one of the most common complications during pregnancy, and can lead to more difficult deliveries due to larger infants, increased risk of premature birth, the mother developing Type 2 diabetes later in life and more.
In this easy-to-watch and educational video, Prisma Health spoke on essential information about gestational diabetes, including how it is diagnosed and treated. Health meals and regular exercise can help to lessen the negative effects and ensure you have the healthiest possible pregnancy and delivery.
Keeping yourself informed is a great way to take control of your health and prepare for future pregnancy, delivery and postpartum health needs.
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