Experts have called for a greater focus on pre-conception weight in childbearing women with type 1 diabetes after finding obesity and overweight were independent and synergistic risk factors for adverse pregnancy and neonatal outcomes. “Optimising glycaemic control alone is not enough to prevent complications associated with type 1 diabetes during pregnancy,” wrote the researchers in ...
Managing diabetes in pregnancy more than glycaemic control
By Mardi Chapman
6 Sep 2016