Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

 

Gestational Diabetes Increases Long-Term Risk for Wide Array of Cardiovascular Conditions

February 07, 2022

Analysis of the UK Biobank cohort suggests presence of gestational diabetes was associated with a 33% increase in risk of CAD, 67% increase in risk of myocardial infarction, 69% increase in risk of stroke, and 42% increase in risk heart failure.