Diabetes and Pregnancy
If you struggled with diabetes in pregnancy you have over a 70% chance of being diabetic in the next pregnancy. If you are diabetic entering a pregnancy the worse off your sugar control is the more likely you will even miscarry to begin with. Sadly in the miscarriages studied the babies are more likely to be abnormal from diabetic pregnancies and there are specific birth defects that the babies are likely to have.
So if you are thinking of becoming pregnant and you want to have the healthiest outcome possible, talk to your gyno! If you have a story to share about how you successfully conjured diabetes pre-pregnancy let us know!