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How fast can I make my gestational diabetes go away?
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Holly Barth
General Practice
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In brief: You can't
You can't make it go away.
But with proper treatment you can get it under control. See your physician (or a diabetes specialist) and have them help you manage your gestational diabetes. There is a solution...Delivery. Otherwise, i agree with the above. Typically people with gestational diabetes don't develop diabetes after pregnancy.

In brief: You can't
You can't make it go away.
But with proper treatment you can get it under control. See your physician (or a diabetes specialist) and have them help you manage your gestational diabetes. There is a solution...Delivery. Otherwise, i agree with the above. Typically people with gestational diabetes don't develop diabetes after pregnancy.
Holly Barth
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Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
In brief: Gestational diabetes
Gestational diabetes goes away with delivery.
Since gestational diabetes is a marker for type ii diabetes, it is recommended that women be tested post-partum for diabetes.

In brief: Gestational diabetes
Gestational diabetes goes away with delivery.
Since gestational diabetes is a marker for type ii diabetes, it is recommended that women be tested post-partum for diabetes.
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
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