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Maternal Diabetes Type, Prepregnancy BMI, and Adverse Birth Outcomes

2 monthes ago   |   By Journal Watch

Insulin-treated diabetes, especially in overweight or obese women, was associated with the highest risks for large-for-gestational age and premature births.
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'Bidirectional' relationship seen between type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnea

2 monthes ago   |   By Healio

Type 2 diabetes increases the risk for obstructive sleep apnea in adults, and obesity, diabetes-related foot disease and depression are among the risk factors for the condition, according to findings published in Diabetes Care.
“Cross-sectional and cohort studies have shown that OSA is associated with worse glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes and with diabetes-related vascular complications,” G. Neil Thomas, PhD, professor in epidemiology and research methods in the Institute of Applied Health Research at the University of Birmingham in the U.K., and colleagues wrote.
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