• Gestational diabetes exposure tied to higher cholesterol, BP in children

    8 monthes ago - By Healio

    Exposure to gestational diabetes in utero is associated with worse cardiovascular health in offspring from childhood through adolescence, according to an analysis of health plan data published in Pediatric Obesity.
    “The prevention of maternal gestational diabetes can improve offspring cardiovascular outcomes,” Wei Perng, MPH, PhD, assistant professor of epidemiology and assistant director of the Lifecourse Epidemiology of Adiposity and Diabetes Center at the Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus, told Healio. “It is
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