What is Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes forms during pregnancy (gestation). Like other types of diabetes, gestational diabetes influences how your cells use sugar (glucose). Gestational diabetes causes high blood sugar that can affect your pregnancy and your baby’s heath. The pregnancy complication is concerning, but there’s good news, Expectant moms can help manage gestational diabetes by eating healthy foods, exercising and, if needed, taking medication. Controlling blood sugar can prevent a difficult birth and … Continue reading What is Gestational Diabetes