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What things increase my chances of getting gestational diabetes?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Several risk factors

Being hispanic, having strong family history, a previously large (>4 kilos) baby, polyhydramnios, obesity and increasing age all can significantly increase your chances for gestational diabetes mellitus.

In brief: Several risk factors

Being hispanic, having strong family history, a previously large (>4 kilos) baby, polyhydramnios, obesity and increasing age all can significantly increase your chances for gestational diabetes mellitus.
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Native Americans & Asians are also at increased risk
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