Gestational diabetes develops during pregnancy (gestation). Like other types of diabetes, gestational diabetes affects how your cells use sugar (glucose). Gestational diabetes causes high blood sugar that can affect your pregnancy and your baby's health. But what are the signs?
Men are at a higher risk of diabetes, so recognizing the signs of diabetes in men is critical in preventing the development of prediabetes. Diabetes is among the most common chronic conditions in the U.S. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or CDC, reports that in 2015, about 1 in 11, or 30.3 million, adults had diabetes.