What is Gestational Diabetes?
Precautions During Gestational Diabetes
Gestational Diabetes - FAQs
Gestational Diabetes: Postpartum Care and Concerns
Is gestational Diabetes similar to pre Diabetes
Lifestyle modifications in Gestational Diabetes
Screening for Gestational Diabetes
Impact of Gestational Diabetes
Will Gestational Diabetes Hurt Baby
Is Obesity A Risk Factor For Gestational Diabetes?
Dr Ambrish Mittal reveals why it is important to get a screening for gestational diabetes done. As far as the screening for gestational diabetes is concerned, there is certain criteria that one adheres to such as it must be mandatory for someone who is obese, has a strong history of bad obstetrics, has a strong family history of GD and is older than 35 years of age. Ideally, everyone must at least go through a blood glucose test done during pregnancy.
Gestational diabetes is a condition that is characterized by high levels of blood sugar during the second of the pregnancy.read more
Pre pregnancy obesity can result in adverse pregnancy outcomes such as gestational diabetes and gestational hypertension.read more