Pregnancy and Childbirth

Blood test may identify gestational diabetes risk in first trimester, NIH study indicates

A blood test conducted as early as the 10th week of pregnancy may help identify women at risk for gestational diabetes, a pregnancy-related condition that poses potentially serious health risks for mothers and infants, according to researchers.

Related posts

Omega-3 fatty acids reduce the risk of premature birth


Mobile prenatal app shown to reduce in-person visits during pregnancy


Placenta barrier-on-a-chip could lead to better understanding of premature births