A 45-year-old member asked:
how can you prevent gestational diabetes during pregnancy?
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Maternal-Fetal Medicine 26 years experience
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Internal Medicine 35 years experience
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Can pregnancy sleep patterns indicate the future onset postpartum depression?
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Dr. David Klineanswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Could back surgery cause blood pressure changes in pregnancy?
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Could I be pregnant if I had spotting the first day then light bleeding the next two days ?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 29 years experience
Yes: Have you had sex in ethe last month? If so do a pregnancy test and find out
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Is it possible to get rid of chlamydia which has been in your body for 2 years and has already caused fertility problems?
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Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Yes: Chlamydia can be successfully treated and eliminated, but the damages done may not be reversible.
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Can gestational diabetes be prevented? Is it possible for gestational diabetes to be prevented during a pregnancy?
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A Verified Doctoranswered
Risk factors : Oftentimes gdm is preventable by avoiding the risk factors for it before pregnancy. Being fit and at a healthy weight are the best ways to enter a pregnancy to minimize those risks. Once pregnant it is still important to eat and exercise properly. Please discuss with your ob/gyne.
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