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If I have gestational diabetes, should I still be careful with my diet post partum?
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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Sure.
50% of gestational diabetics go on to have diabetes mellitus after their pregnancies.
Watching what you eat is a good idea and maintaining a healthy weight for your height with regular exercise is an even better one.

In brief: Sure.
50% of gestational diabetics go on to have diabetes mellitus after their pregnancies.
Watching what you eat is a good idea and maintaining a healthy weight for your height with regular exercise is an even better one.
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
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Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
There is blood sugar done postpartum that tells you if you still have diabetes or not.
Nevertheless, a healthy diet rich in fresh fruits and vegetables and low in fats it s always recommended.The risks of persistent diabetes after gestational diabetes is around 15%.

In brief: Yes
There is blood sugar done postpartum that tells you if you still have diabetes or not.
Nevertheless, a healthy diet rich in fresh fruits and vegetables and low in fats it s always recommended.The risks of persistent diabetes after gestational diabetes is around 15%.
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
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