From Florida, USA:
I'm a 24 year old type 1 diabetic. I have had diabetes for 11 years. I have a 1 year old child I delivered by C-section. I am thinking of having more children. Is there a specific number of births a diabetic mother can endure before causing serious problems?
There is not a specific number of births that a diabetic mother can tolerate. It is more a matter of your current health status and desire to go through a pregnancy.
Original posting 27 Nov 1998
Posted to Family Planning
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:02
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