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I am 31 weeks pregnant and i have gestational diabetes. How can i regulate my sugar level ?

Hi, I am in 31 weeks pregnant . found today that I have developed gestational diabetes .. My sugar levels are 116(Fasting) 193(PBBS). Can you please let me know how can this be controlled. I have my Dr appointment coming saturday. Bhavani
Asked On : Mon, 4 Apr 2011
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welcome to healthcare magic. since you already have an apointment with your docotr this saturday its fine, tyour doctor will explain everything to you. you need a special diet plan charted out by a dietician. also she might want to do a glucose tolerance test to confirm gestational diabetes since your present levels are in the range of ipmaired glucose tolerance and not frank gestational diabetes.
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