12 weeks pregnant mother

Question: Hello..my test report says that i have gestational diabetes..is it posible to control the diabetes by food and healthy life style or i have to take insulin?

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Answer: if you have gestational diabetes stop intake of sugar in any form ..avoid sugar in milk .. add more vegetables to your lunch comparatively higher to the level of rice . you cannot reduce the quantity as you need to eat for two .. you can eat healthy , go for walking ,completely avoid bakery foods to keep your sugar levels in control . you cannot be in diet when pregnant . you can take healthier foods instead . Dont take rice at night . if you could eat more Greens and reduce your sugar level , your doctor may ask you to stop your insulin . but now since you have GD you must take your prescibed tablets . Eat kovakkai n guava. it is believed to reduce your sugar levels.
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    Aishwarya Lakshmi881 days ago

    Thanks a lot..

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