High blood sugar level hurts babies

The majority of pregnant women with diabetes have blood sugar levels that are so high they could potentially damage their baby, according to a new report out of the UK.

Too many women have high blood sugar in early pregnancy, with 85 per cent of women with Type 1 diabetes and 64 per cent with Type 2 having higher than recommended blood glucose levels, it says.

Furthermore, almost 12 per cent of women with