Early Detection Gestational Diabetes during Pregnancy

During pregnancy, the placenta produces hormones to sustain the pregnancy. This hormone makes cells more resistant to insulin. Other hormones are produced by the placenta to help prevent the mother from developing low blood sugar. They work by stopping the actions of insulin. Gestational diabetes (or gestational diabetes mellitus, GDM) is a condition in which … Read moreEarly Detection Gestational Diabetes during Pregnancy