Understanding Gestational Diabetes -- Prevention

How Can I Prevent Gestational Diabetes?

No one knows for sure if it is possible to prevent gestational diabetes.

Certain measures may improve your risk for the condition, including:

WebMD Medical Reference Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson, MD on March 17, 2017

Sources

SOURCES: 

American Academy of Family Physicians. 

American Diabetes Association. 

Ohio State University Medical Center.

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