Gestational diabetes can start around the 24th week of pregnancy, so it’s a good idea to have a glucose tolerance test between your 24th and 28th week. If you have known diabetes risk factors, you should be tested earlier.
If you do develop gestational diabetes, diet is extremely important. This video presents some great ideas for healthy eating during your pregnancy.
The Diabetes Site is a place where people can come together to help those whose lives have been affected by diabetes. In addition to sharing inspiring stories, shopping for the cause, and signing petitions, visitors can take just a moment each day to c lick on the red button to provide much-needed support for diabetes research. Visit The Diabetes Site and click today - it's free!
Sign up for news and offers!
Get the latest from The Diabetes Site in your inbox every morning!