type 2 diabetes

Plans for children often derailed by chronic illness
Plans for children often derailed by chronic illness (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

More than four million Australian women of childbearing age are living with chronic conditions like diabetes, cystic fibrosis and asthma, and many are not aware of the implications their illness has for childbearing, according to new research. Around 1,500 women ... Read More »

Mums who breastfeed may have reduced risk of multiple sclerosis
Mums who breastfeed may have reduced risk of multiple sclerosis (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Mothers who breastfeed for a total of at least 15 months over one or more pregnancies may be less likely to develop multiple sclerosis (MS) compared with those who don’t breastfeed at all or do so for up to four ... Read More »

Breastfeeding Lowers Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Following Gestational Diabetes Pregnancy
Breastfeeding Lowers Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Following Gestational Diabetes Pregnancy (2 votes, average: 4.50 out of 5)

Women with gestational diabetes who consistently and continuously breastfeed from the time of giving birth are half as likely to develop type 2 diabetes within two years after delivery, according to a study from Kaiser Permanente published in Annals of ... Read More »

Better support needed for mums with gestational diabetes
Better support needed for mums with gestational diabetes (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Improvements are needed in gestational diabetes education and healthcare services to help prevent women with the condition from developing type 2 diabetes later in life, according to a new University of Adelaide study. Recent University of Adelaide Robinson Research Institute ... Read More »

Drinking at conception boosts diabetes risk for baby
Drinking at conception boosts diabetes risk for baby (2 votes, average: 4.50 out of 5)

Babies conceived by women who drink alcohol around the time of conception face dramatically increased risks of type 2 diabetes and obesity in early middle age, a University of Queensland study has found. The discovery was made by School of ... Read More »

 
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