To view our privacy policy, click here.

What we do

Inform & inspire

families with free
articles & printables

Tackle the

hot birth topics
you care about

Provide unbiased

information you
can trust!

Make birth

research simple
& accessible.

Foster a savvy

community of
professionals members

Have a passion for

families receiving
outstanding care

How can we help you?

I’m a
Parent!

I’m expecting a baby
or hoping to get pregnant soon!

I’m a
Professional

I'm a doula,nurse,midwife
childbirth educator, or physician!

Get empowered:

Evidence on: Induction for Gestational Diabetes

Some providers encourage people with gestational diabetes (GDM) to plan elective induction at early term since they are at increased risk of complications from high blood sugar. Is this an evidence-based recommendation? Find out in our new article all about induction for gestational diabetes!

Diagnosing Gestational Diabetes and the Glucola Test

Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is high blood sugar that develops during pregnancy. Most people in the U.S. drink “Glucola” as part of a routine screening test for GDM. This article will explain the evidence for diagnosing gestational diabetes, and discuss the potential risks linked to the condition, as well as the potential benefits from treatment.

Pin It on Pinterest