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Maternal weight and hyperglycemia linked to early puberty onset in girls

In a study of more than 15,000 girls and their mothers — all Kaiser Permanente members in Northern California — maternal overweight and hyperglycemia were linked to the earlier onset of puberty in girls 6 to 11 years old.

Personalized Letter Improves Pregnancy Weight for Women with Gestational Diabetes

Women with gestational diabetes who received a tailored letter were significantly more likely to meet national weight-gain guidelines, according to a DOR research published in Diabetes Care.

Low Blood Sugar Emergencies Usually Go Unreported in Medical Records

Severe episodes of hypoglycemia occur far more often than is captured in electronic medical records, according to research published in a JAMA Internal Medicine research letter.