Breaking news - The European Declaration on Hyperglycemia in Pregnancy (HIP)

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(note: originally published in May 2017, new document was linked in Aug 2017)

The European Declaration on Hyperglycemia in Pregnancy (HIP) Over 1000 delegates from Europe and other countries around the world gathered in Barcelona, Spain between the 8th and 12th March 2017 to attend the 9th International DIP Symposium on Diabetes, Hypertension, Metabolic Syndrome & Pregnancy being held at the Palau de Congressos de Catalunya. Multiple delegates, and international bodies attended to endorse the European Declaration on Hyperglycemia in Pregnancy (HIP). The Declaration is an outcome of wide consultations with several European academic and professional organizations involved with women's and maternal and newborn child health and advocates implementation of the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) GDM guidelines - the first international, practical guide on diagnosis, management and care for women with gestational diabetes that has received widespread support and endorsement. See video of signing the declaration:

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