https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/gestational-diabetes/symptoms-causes/syc-20355339

Apr 28, 2017 ... Gestational diabetes develops during pregnancy (gestation). It causes high blood sugar that can affect your pregnancy and your baby's health.

https://www.webmd.com/diabetes/gestational-diabetes-guide/gestational-diabetes

Dec 12, 2017 ... Gestational diabetes is diabetes that only happens during pregnancy. Find out what makes some pregnant women more likely to get it than ...

https://www.webmd.com/diabetes/gestational-diabetes-guide/what-causes-gestational-diabetes

During pregnancy, the placenta -- the organ that feeds ... sugar will rise and you'll get gestational diabetes.

https://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/diabetes/overview/what-is-diabetes/gestational/symptoms-causes

Gestational diabetes often has no, or very mild, symptoms. Hormonal changes in pregnancy, extra weight, or a family history of diabetes also may play a role.

http://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/gestational/what-is-gestational-diabetes.html

Nov 21, 2016 ... Pregnant women who have never had diabetes before but who ... We don't know what causes gestational diabetes, but we have some clues.

https://www.tommys.org/pregnancy-information/pregnancy-complications/gestational-diabetes/causes-gestational-diabetes

Jun 16, 2018 ... To understand what causes gestational diabetes, it can help to understand ... you had gestational diabetes in a previous pregnancy; you have a ...

https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/gestational-diabetes/gestational-diabetes

Aug 3, 2018 ... The elevated blood glucose level in gestational diabetes is caused by hormones released by the placenta during pregnancy. The placenta ...

https://www.cdc.gov/pregnancy/diabetes-gestational.html

Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes that is first seen in a pregnant woman ... Diabetes that is not well controlled causes the baby's blood sugar to be high.

https://www.chw.org/medical-care/fetal-concerns-center/conditions/pregnancy-complications/gestational-diabetes

Diabetes in pregnancy can have serious consequences for the mother and the ... Although the cause of gestational diabetes is not known, there are some ...

https://americanpregnancy.org/pregnancy-complications/gestational-diabetes/

Nov 24, 2018 ... Doctors test for gestational diabetes during this time because the placenta is producing large amounts of hormones that may cause insulin ...