Diabetes rates in pregnancy double

According to the team of researchers from Victoria, the findings hint at an increasing disease burden that will undoubtedly be faced by future generations.

“Given the health risks conferred on infants of pregnancies complicated by diabetes, addressing the rising burden of diabetes of any form in pregnancy is essential if we are to break the cycle of intergenerational diabetes transmission,” they warned.

Of the 634,932 pregnancies occurring between 1999