37 weeks pregnant mother

Question: detected with gestational diabetes in 9th month. HbA1c as 7. 4% with fasting blood sugar as 132 mg/dl. Please suggest what precautions do I need to take to control it so that normal delivery can be done.

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Answer: Avoid rice, maida and walk for 15 min after every meal... This should help..
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