A lot of celebs are very secretive about their private life especially when it comes to their health status but not Kim K, who is expecting her second child with husband Kanye West in December – Kim Kardashian, who was very open about the fact she struggles during pregnancy, during the season 11 teaser for Keeping Up With The Kardashians revealed that not only could she be at risk from pre-eclampsia once again, but that she might be suffering from gestational diabetes…
The 34-year-old mom of one, once revealed her difficulties when it comes to getting pregnant and it seems that even after getting pregnant the star is still having trouble.
Speaking to her mother Kris Jenner and eldest sister Kourtney Kardashian the star emotional star admitted in the KUWTK trailer, the star revealed her ordeal – She said:
“They [the doctors] saw more fluid than usual in my placenta, which can mean I have diabetes”Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes that affects some women during pregnancy and if undetected can cause complications for the mother and baby.
Unfortunately for Kim, that isn’t the only thing she has to deal with during this pregnancy as she was also told she could be at risk from pre-eclampsia again.
Kim suffered with the life-threatening condition – which is usually characterised by high blood pressure – during her first pregnancy with her daughter North, now two, which forced her to give birth five weeks early.
“Once you have pre-eclampsia you are at risk of having it again.”Kim is due to give birth to a son in December and recently described pregnancy as the “worst experience” of her life.
Writing on her website KimKardashianWest.com, she said:
“For me, pregnancy is the worst experience of my life! LOL! I don’t enjoy one moment of it and I don’t understand people who enjoy it.Eyah!
“Maybe it’s the swelling, the backaches or just the complete mindf**k of how your body expands and nothing fits. I just always feel like I’m not in my own skin.
“People just don’t tell you all of the gross things that happen during pregnancy or after. Do you know you basically have to wear a diaper for two months afterwards! LOL! No one told me that! #SoSexy (sic).”