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Diabetes in Pregnancy

Tips for ParentBy Onlymyhealth Editorial Team / 2013-11-08T00:00:00+5:30
India is considered as the diabetic capital of the world. A pregnant woman has the high chances of being in the pre diabetic stage. Women with low blood glucose metabolism or abnormal glucose tolerance test during pregnancy are at higher risk of developing diabetes in the future. Diabetes usually starts halfway through the pregnancy. Controlling and keeping a check on blood sugar levels reduces this risk of diabetes and its ill effects. It is highly recommended for pregnant woman to start prenatal care early and regular prenatal visits help improve your health and the health of your baby. Watch this video to know more on Diabetes during pregnancy.

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