Diabetes and Pregnancy

The Diabetes and Pregnancy section is for women with diabetes planning and preparing for pregnancy. The section contains information on managing diabetes during pregnancy, birth and beyond. For women with type 1 or type 2 diabetes, the best preparation for a healthy pregnancy starts with getting the right information and advice before you fall pregnant.

Read more in our Pregnancy and diabetes factsheet.

The Diabetes and Pregnancy website contains information for women with type 1 and type 2 diabetes, including young women, Indigenous women and multicultural women, as well as their health professionals and partners, family and friends. The site includes frequently asked questions about pregnancy and diabetes, as well as resources to download or order online.

Having a healthy baby – a guide to planning and managing pregnancy for women with type 1 diabetes

This booklet is for women with type 1 diabetes who are planning a pregnancy now or in the future. It provides information on planning and preparing for pregnancy, managing type 1 diabetes during pregnancy, birth and beyond. The booklet has been written by health professionals with expertise in pregnancy and diabetes, with input from women with diabetes. It has been endorsed by the Australasian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society (ADIPS).

This booklet is available as an ebook, and a PDF version is also available for download.

Having a healthy baby – a guide to planning and managing pregnancy for women with type 2 diabetes

This booklet is for women with type 2 diabetes who are planning a pregnancy now or in the future. It provides information on planning and preparing for pregnancy, managing type 2 diabetes during pregnancy, birth and beyond. The booklet has been written by health professionals with expertise in pregnancy and diabetes, with input from women with diabetes. It has been endorsed by the Australasian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society (ADIPS).

This booklet is available as an ebook, and a PDF version is also available for download.

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