GNN’s Health News: Study Finds Mom’s Diabetes Can Affect Baby’s Development

According to Healthline, New study finds infant’s blood cells can be affected by mom’s diabetes.

The mainstream understanding of diabetes developing in a pregnant woman — known as gestational diabetes — is that the largest problem it can lead to is simply a large, unusually “fat” baby.

But any type of diabetes in a pregnant woman poses a variety of much more complex threats to a growing fetus.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.