Development and initial testing of a GDM information website for multi-ethnic women with GDM

BACKGROUND Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) affects approximately 5-15 % of pregnant women in Australia. Highest rates are seen among women who are obese, from specific ethnic backgrounds and low socio-economic circumstance. These features also impact on uptake of self-management recommendations. GDM that is not well managed can give rise to serious… CONTINUE READING