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If i eat and drink a lot of sugar while breastfeeding can my child get diabetes?

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Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience in Internal Medicine
Infnat and sugar: Not really from doing that but there may be more nutritious food to eat instead.
Answered on Sep 3, 2013

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