Does pregnancy or pregnancy loss increase later maternal risk of diabetes?

@article{Kharazmi2012DoesPO,
  title={Does pregnancy or pregnancy loss increase later maternal risk of diabetes?},
  author={Elham Kharazmi and Annekatrin Lukanova and Birgit Teucher and Marie-Luise Gro\ss and Rudolf Kaaks},
  journal={European Journal of Epidemiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={27},
  pages={357-366}
}
Evidence that childbearing is associated with future development of diabetes remains conflicting and the role of pregnancy loss in this association has not been investigated. We aimed to examine whether pregnancy and/or pregnancy loss (miscarriage, abortion, or stillbirth) are associated with maternal higher risk of diabetes later in life, using a population-based prospective cohort study (mean follow-up = 10.7 years), including 13,612 women (aged 35–65 at baseline). We found pregnancy per se… CONTINUE READING