Cindy Kuzma | Fit Pregnancy

Cindy Kuzma

Cindy Kuzma writes about fitness and health for various health publications. She lives, trains for marathons, and somehow survives winter in Chicago. Read more of her work at

Doctors have long struggled to understand why some women develop gestational diabetes and others don’t. Extra weight plays a role, but many slim, otherwise healthy women find their blood glucose inching higher during pregnancy. What else could be going on?First, there may be an unexpected nut...