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  1. Green Goods
    A new report published in Obstetrics & Gynecology and the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology suggests that there are certain pregnancy complications that should be looked at as warning signs for chronic health conditions like diabetes and hypertension. While a woman's body was made...
  2. Green Goods
    A new study suggests that women who have pregnancy complications like hypertension or gestational diabetes may end up having more hot flashes when they go through menopause. Researchers with the University of Oklahoma believe that women who have histories of pregnancy complications like...
  3. Green Goods
    New research from Stanford University warns pregnant women to watch their blood sugar in early pregnancy, as they've found that higher levels carry a greater risk of heart disease in their newborn babies. According to new information from Stanford University, pregnant women who have higher...
  4. Pregnancy & Birth
    Sleep disturbances are common during pregnancy. A new study suggests that expecting moms may want to ramp up the number of hours that they sleep. According to the CDC, more than a third of American adults are not getting enough shut-eye. In fact, the most recent Gallup data shows that the...
  5. Green Goods
    According to the American Diabetes Association, nearly 1.5 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes every year. Currently, diabetes is the 7th leading cause of death in the United States. The cases of diabetes continue to rise in the U.S. In 2015, 30.3 million Americans were living with...
  6. Pregnancy & Birth
    A new study published in the International Journal of Epidemiology found a correlation between drinking artificially sweetened beverages, gestational diabetes, and childhood obesity. Expecting mothers who test positive for gestational diabetes and drink at least one diet beverage daily while...
  7. Green Goods
    New research from Canada is suggesting that the current global warming trend may lead to an increased number of cases of gestational diabetes in women who are pregnant. Researchers from the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES) in Canada have found that women who were more often...
  8. Green Goods
    A new study says there's a possibility that high blood sugar affects a baby's brain. But do the differences found in the study mean that these babies are at a definitive risk? Thanks to that notoriously flat-tasting orange drink given to pregnant mothers for a mandatory blood glucose test...
  9. I'm Pregnant
    I went back and looked for a gd thread, but couldn't find a recent one. So let's talk! This our third pregnancy (a surprise) and I haven't been pregnant for 6.5 years. I had gd for both previous pregnancies so knew it would come. I started testing about once a week around 10 weeks gestation...
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