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Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Keep sugar normal: To keep your glucose normal and reduce the risk of damage to the fetus.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aveshen Govender
Specializes in General Practice
Yes: Having a scan done with a fetomaternal specialist is advisable regardless of diabetes to rule out abnormalities. Especially important in diabetes as r ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Liehr
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
GDM: There is no hard and fast rule as to when your sugars will normalized following pregnancy with GDM. Generally, you will see that it will happen prett ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Pregnancy: Nope. Not at all. This is a bizarre question. Diabetes or gestational diabetes is a medical condition of sugar troubles. It in no way causes one to ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Kramer
35 years experience Gynecology
Baby's Health : This causes high blood sugar which gets across the placenta to the baby. The baby then makes more insulin, which causes them to grow fatter and have ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Every day: Anyone with type 2 diabetes is at somewhat higher risk with a pregnancy for both difficulty in maintaining control & some risks for the baby. With clo ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Read the label: You can have pretty much whatever you want so long as doesn't contain significant amounts of caffeine, alcohol or sugar. Ideally, water should be you ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gena Kluwe
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds like it: Gestational diabetes is usually diagnosed with one abnormal value on a gtt.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Food labels: By all means take your usual food but be careful with blood sugar levels. Check your blood sugar level every other morning and every other night. If ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
7 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes.: Gestational diabetes is when during pregnancy, a woman is unable to produce enough Insulin to regulate her body's blood sugar. Gestational diabetes sh ... Read More
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