Speaker: Dudley Brown Jr., Physician
If you are pregnant, it is important to understand your risks for gestational diabetes. Dudley Brown, Jr., MD, an OB/GYN with Centegra Primary Care, explains the risks of gestational diabetes to both the baby and mother. He lists risk factors for gestational diabetes such as age, weight and ethnic background. Dr. Brown suggests that women with two or more of the risk factors be tested for gestational diabetes early in their pregnancies.