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Gestational diabetes risk higher with anxiety, mood disorders, study suggests

A population-based study from Canada found having an anxiety or mood disorder during the two years before becoming pregnant raised a woman's risk of gestational diabetes, compared with not having the condition. Researchers analyzed the data and found that using a more specific algorithm to define anxiety and mood disorder within one year before pregnancy attenuated the overall rate of the disorders, according to the study in Diabetic Medicine.

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