Answer: Hello dear, gestational diabetes is not at all good for babies development through out the journey specially in the third trimester. you have to go as your gynac suggested. completely stop eating any sugary substances, drink lots of water, and lots of green vegetables in your diet, do not eat fruits that are very sweet in taste, eat more protein and fat and less carbohydrate. I hope that will help you. walk for at least 30 minutes a day if your body permits. don't worry everything will be alright. all the best dear
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Question: Hi is gestational diabetes too risky in pregnancy n does it will effect baby or delivery and what diet should I follow to control the sugar level.
Answer: Hello dear. Please do not worry as if the sugar is kept in control baby have no risk at all during pregnancy. Sharing some of the home remedies to lower ur blood sugar - :
1.) Follow a Diet Schedule
2.) work out
3.) Consumer fiber
4.) Stock Up On Vitamin D
5.) Try Astragalus
Astragalus is a traditional herb which is famous for its potent effects on various conditions and is one of the best home remedies for gestational diabetes during pregnancy
6.) Get Help From Vitamin C
7.) Keep A Check On Your Blood Sugar
8.) Control Your Sugar Intake
9.) Be Careful With Carbohydrates
10.) Enjoy A Good Breakfast
11.) Make Some Cinnamon Tea
12.) Have A Sound Sleep
Here are few healthy choices for snacks and meals if you have gestational diabetes:
1.) fresh or frozen vegetables.
2.) eggs or egg whites.
3.) steel-cut oatmeal topped with berries.
4.) fresh fruit.
5.) skinless chicken breasts.
6.) baked fish.
7.) steamed vegetables.
8.) air-popped popcorn.
Foods to avoid as Carbohydrates are found in the following foods:
1.) Milk and yogurt.
2.) Fruits and juices.
3.) Rice, grains, cereals and pasta.
4.) Breads, tortillas, crackers, bagels and rolls.
5.) Dried beans, split peas and lentils.
6.) Potatoes, corn, yams, peas and winter squash.
Here are 10 superfoods that are especially good for those with diabetes.
a.) Non-Starchy Vegetables
b.) Non-Fat or Low-Fat Plain Milk and Yogurt
d.) Blueberries and Other Berries
e.) Oranges and Other Citrus
f.) Wild Salmon and Other with Omega-3 Fatty Acid Fish
g.) Walnuts, Flaxseeds, and Other Nuts/Seeds
Hope this helps.
Question: I have Low BP and I have to go for test of gestational diabetes. Please let me know what are chances of gestational diabetes. Please let me know.
Answer: Hi, Gestational diabetes is an occurrence of diabetes only during pregnancy which is very common nowadays. There is no need to stress about it. You can control it with proper diet intake for sure with any medications if required and as prescribed by your gynaecologist and physician. As far as the chances to develop it is concerned, it depends on a lot of factors other than your low bp. So relax.
Question: How does gestational diabetes effect the baby? I am 7 months pregnant and am on both tablets and insulin. Still sugar levels are bit above to normal range. Does this effect my baby?
Answer: If the diabetes is not well controlled during pregnancy the body is exposed to high blood sugar levels. This can effect the baby ant the mother also at the time of birth and after birth. To prevent it eat more fiber, fresh fruits which content low sugar. Avoid fruit juice.