Women with type 1 and type 2 diabetes have a slightly higher risk of complications during pregnancy.
Diabetes and pregnancy articles
Diabetes for two…diabetes diagnosis during pregnancy
There are several types of ‘diabetes in pregnancy’. Diabetes can sometimes present for the first time during a pregnancy. This type, which is usually picked up by a routine test about half way through the pregnancy, is called gestational diabetes.
Pregnancy and type 1 or type 2 diabetes
If there were ever a time in life when one should pay extra attention to their diabetes it is when planning a pregnancy.
Managing pregnancy and type 1 diabetes
Pregnancy can present challenges for any woman. However, managing pregnancy and type 1 diabetes can add additional challenges, and therefore result in new stressors in a woman’s life.