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Maternal Resveratrol Administration Protects Against Gestational Diabetes-Induced Glucose Intoleranc

Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is a type of diabetes where high blood glucose levels first appear during pregnancy. GDM is one of the most common complications of pregnancy, though it is a transient condition where blood glucose levels return to healthy levels following birth of the infant. GDM is also associated with a higher risk of metabolic diseases such as type 2 diabetes in both mothers as well as their children. Consequently, it is crucial to mitigate the development of GDM. Generally, GDM is treated by recommending changes to a healthier diet and more active lifestyle. When this approach doesn’t work, GDM is treated with insulin or other medications to lower blood glucose. Less

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