During pregnancy, several hormonal changes affect how glucose (sugar) is metabolized. If the body is unable to control blood sugar levels, gestational diabetes may develop.
Dr. Diana Ramos discusses how women can take care of their bodies before, during and after pregnancy.
This section contains some useful resources during and following your pregnancy such as: discomforts potentially associated with pregnancy (e.g. morning sickness or NVP), helplines, pregnancy calendar, nutrition guide.