Gestational Diabetes May Increase Baby’s Heart Disease Risk

Results from an Indiana University School of Medicine study finds having gestational diabetes may increase the risk of blood vessel dysfunction and …

The Overview to Know: The Most Common Forms of Diabetes

Diabetes is classified into various groups based on their causes.  The causes also influence the treatment approach to be adopted in handling the …

Seven Types of Diabetes and Their Prevalence

Most people are familiar with the more common forms of diabetes: type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes.  But, did you know there are other forms …

Gestational Diabetes: Managing Food Intake During Pregnancy

Reviewed by: Qin Yang, M.D., Ph.D. 4/18 A balanced and healthy diet is important during and after pregnancy and will help control blood glucose …

Life Expectancy For Diabetes Patients and How it Can be Improved

Diabetes, for far too long, has been characterized as a condition that shortens the life expectancy.  Earlier, it was a condition that was diagnosed …

Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults (LADA)

Type 1 diabetes diagnosed in adulthood may be a form of slowly-progressing diabetes called latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA). LADA is also …

Gestational Diabetes

What is Gestational Diabetes? Gestational diabetes, or diabetes that occurs in the second and third trimester of pregnancy and resolves at birth, …