Monday, August 31, 2009

Low plasma vitamin B12 in pregnancy is associated with gestational ‘diabesity’ and later diabetes

SpringerLink - Journal Article

Conclusions/interpretation Maternal vitamin B12 deficiency is associated with increased adiposity and, in turn, with insulin resistance and GDM. Vitamin B12 deficiency may be an important factor underlying the high risk of ‘diabesity’ in south Asian Indians.

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