Depression and Diabetes linked to Sedentary Pregnancy Brooklyn Reader November 4, 2015 By Brooklyn Reader November 4, 2015, 6:33 am Click here to view original web page at www.medicalnewstoday.com 13 0 Women suffering from depression during their second trimester are more likely to spend longer amounts of time sitting down. A new study shows that this sedentary behavior increases the likelihood of increased weight gain and gestational diabetes. Sitting for long periods of time when pregnant could increase the […] Want to write for us? We're looking for interns and experienced writers! Go here for more information.