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Heavy Snoring in Early Pregnancy Tied to Increased Insulin Resistance

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Severe maternal sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) increases the risk for gestational diabetes. A new study has now shown that increased insulin resistance, a precursor for gestational diabetes, may occur as soon as in the first trimester among women with risk factors for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), like overweight and habitual snoring.Women with early singleton pregnancies and risk factors for OSA, including habitual snoring and a median body mass index (BMI) of at least 27 kg/m2, were enrolle...
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