Roaa Majed Dawood Alkhazraji*
Family and Community Health, University of Babylon, Iraq
*Corresponding Author: Roaa Majed Dawood Alkhazraji, Family and Community Health, University of Babylon, Iraq.
Received: October 14, 2021; Published: October 23, 2021
Often hear the term Diabetes, because it is a very common disease, but this disease has several types. Have you ever heard of or had gestational diabetes?.
This article will answer many questions on this topic. Diabetes is a chronic disease that occurs when the pancreas is unable to produce sufficient amounts of insulin, or when the body is unable to effectively use the insulin it produces, that is, a type of insulin resistance occurs. According to the report of the World Health Organization, and given its serious complications on public health, we will talk in our article about one of its types, which is Gestational Diabetes, And the extent of its impact on the health of the mother and the newborn before birth and after birth.
Citation: Roaa Majed Dawood Alkhazraji. “Prenatal and Postnatal Gestational Diabetes Effects on the Fetus and Mother Health”. Acta Scientific Women's Health 3.11 (2021): 29-31.
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