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Event: Current Controversies in Gestational Diabetes

Current Controversies in Gestational Diabetes A one day conference on gestational diabetes, with guest discussant: Professor Chittaranjan Yajnik Prof CS Yajnik, Director Diabetes Unit, KEM Hospital Pune, India, is a Consultant Physician, Diabetologist and the Director of Diabetes Unit at the King Edward Memorial Hospital, Pune. In addition, he is an Associate Professor at the […]

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Seminar: Developmental Overnutrition

With Debbie Lawlor, Professor of Epidemiology, University of Bristol, UK The association between pregnancy diabetes and having a heavier and fatter baby has been recognised for many decades. There is good evidence that the mechanisms underlying this association are the free transfer of glucose across the placenta, which results in ‘overnutrition’ of the developing fetus […]

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