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Gestational Diabetes

Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes is high blood sugar (diabetes) that starts or is first diagnosed during pregnancy – typically around the 24th week. Pregnancy hormones can block insulin from doing its job. When this happens, glucose levels may increase in a pregnant woman's blood.

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