Kelly Osbourne surprise diagnosis in first pregnancy

Osbourne reveals she was diagnosed with gestational diabetes in her third trimester while pregnant with her child.
2:01 | 10/01/22

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>>> WELCOME BACK. LET'S GET TO OUR COVER STORY AND KELLY OSBOURNE. NO STRANGER TO SHARING DETAILS OF HER LIFE EVER SINCE BECOMING A REALITY TRAIL BLAZER ON "THE OSBOURNES" NOW OPENING UP ABOUT A SURPRISE DIAGNOSIS DURING HER FIRST PREGNANCY. ABC'S ZOHREEN SHAH HAS MORE. >> Reporter: THIS MORNING, KELLY OSBOURNE SAYING SHE KNEW SOMETHING WASN'T RIGHT BEFORE LEARNING SHE HAD GESTATIONAL DIABETES. THE TV PERSONALITY REVEALING TO "PEOPLE" MAGAZINE SHE NOTICED RAPID WEIGHT GAIN OUT OF THE NORMAL FATIGUE AND ANKLE SWELLING AND PUSHED DOCTORS TO TAKE A CLOSER LOOK. THE DIAGNOSIS COMING LATER IN HER PREGNANCY SAYING IT WASN'T LIKE I DEVELOPED IT AS SOME PEOPLE GET IT FROM THE GET-GO WHEN THEY'RE PREGNANT. I GOT IT IN MY THIRD TRIMESTER AND BASICALLY I THOUGHT IT WAS SOMETHING THAT I HAD DONE WRONG. EXPERTS SAYING WOMEN LIKE OSBOURNE ARE NOT DOING ANYTHING WRONG AND GESTATIONAL DIABETES IS WHEN A PREGNANT WOMAN'S BODY STOPS PRODUCING ENOUGH INSULIN. THE HORMONES OF PREGNANCY CAN CREATE AN INSULIN RESISTANCE AND OCCURS IN ABOUT 2% TO 10% OF PREGNANCIES. >> SOMETIMES CHANGING YOUR DIET AND EATING CARBS WITH PROTEIN AND HEALTHY FAT CAN HELP CONTROL GESTATIONAL DIABETES IF YOU HAVE THAT DIAGNOSIS. >> Reporter: THE 37 SAYING SHE'S DOING JUST THAT, CUTTING BACK ON SUGAR AND CARB BOW HYDRATE CONSUMPTION TELLING PEOPLE I WASN'T EATING RIGHT. THIS WHOLE PREGNANCY I'VE HAD NO CRAVINGS EXCEPT FOR SUGAR, WHICH IS SOMETHING I'VE NEVER HAD BEFORE. EVEN THOUGH I WAS DRINKING FRESH PRESSED JUICE IT STILL HAD A LOT MORE SUGAR THAN I NEEDED. >> I THINK IN GENERAL IT'S A GOOD STRATEGY TO EAT HEALTHY AND EXERCISE WHEN YOU'RE PREGNANT BUT IT'S NOT LIKE THOSE DECISIONS NECESSARILY CAUSE YOU TO GET DIABETES. IT'S JUST HAPPENING FROM YOUR PLACENTA AND PREGNANCY. >> Reporter: SO ONCE YOU HAVE DIABETES DURING YOUR PREGNANCY THERE IS A RISK YOU MIGHT HAVE DIABETES FOR LIFE. SO IT'S IMPORTANT TO GET TESTED AND THAT TESTING TAKES PLACE

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