Published in Women's Health Law Weekly, January 23rd, 2011
This equals 6.4 percent of the 4.2 million women who gave birth in that year.
Both pre-existing diabetes and gestational diabetes can produce risks for the mother and her infant. Women face increased risks such as miscarriage and preterm birth, and infants experience higher risk of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar), jaundice, and overly large body size...
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