Doctor insights on:
High Risk Pregnancy Diabetes Mellitus
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Is diabitic type 2 is high risk pregnacy?what are risk assosiated with it?i am over weight have diabetes t2 under active thyriod and hormonal imbalanc
High risk pregnancy: Hi. Yes pregnancy in diabetics is high risk. You need to very tightly control your blood sugar. Your high risk OB or endocrinologist will help you. If poorly controlled, fetal risk is increased in multiple ways (you have an OB...talk with her/him!). Don't blow this off! For your baby and yourself, be healthy and in control! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What if emotionaly i dare not to have a baby due to possible high risk pregancy and a very slow wound healer dua to diabetes and thyriod.
That's OK: Hi. I hope you NEVER feel pressured to get pregnant. Of course that very much depends on your mate. I hope you are loved for who you are. Thyroid disease (assuming it's treated) does not constitute a high risk pregnancy; diabetes does, on the other hand. And some diabetes complications can worsen as a result of pregnancy. Talk it over openly with your mate & your OB/gyn. Adoption is an option. ...Read more
Not high risk?: Besides having good genes, be a normal weight for height. Begin Folic Acid prior to pregnancy. Get regular exercise. Consult an obstetrician prior to pregnancy. Have your babies in your twenties and early thirties rather than your late thirties and early forties. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: Ssris (zoloft, paxil, (paroxetine) prozac) in pregnancy are used mainly to treat depression & if symptoms are severe, this may make you high risk for injury to yourself. If stable, there's a rare but serious association with fetal pulmonary hypertension & a fetal echo (targeted ultrasound of the heart) may be ordered. Stay on your meds & discuss your risks with your OB or mfm specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm looking for details on who in socal provides preconceptional counseling for high risk pregnancy?
Info: One good source would be on the smfm website. It lists mfm's in your new area. That will help you choose hospitals with adequate resources for your care. The site is smfm.Org. ...Read more
See below: Any bleeding from the uterus in the first trimester means you could have a miscarriage, but your light bleeding is more reassuring than heavy bleeding. The spotting could have also come from the cervix, especially if you recently had sex or a pelvic exam. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Health Info line: Most hospitals have a health information telephone number to call. Patient services, education services, or a women's health info line may also be available. As a last resort you can call labor and delivery at the hospital and a clerk or the charge nurse can direct you to the appropriate area. ...Read more
High risk pregnancies are those in which the risk to the mother or the baby is higher than for the average pregnancy. A pregnancy can be termed "high-risk" when the mother has a pre-existing condition such as high blood pressure or diabetes, or when she has had previous problem pregnancies, is pregnant with multiple babies, or ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Does gestational diabetes cause high risk pregnancy?
- High risk pregnancy preeclampsia
- High risk pregnancy neonatologists
- High risk hpv pregnancy
- High risk pregnancy miscarriage
- High risk pregnancy tsh
- High risk pregnancy ultrasound for pregnancy
- High risk pregnancy abortion
- High risk diabetes