Question: Hello i have got my HBA1C test and the report says its 5.7 and Mean Blood Glucose is 116.89 Is it normal as i am 2 months pregnant..
Answer: Below 6% is considered moderate control.
For now it is important to keep the sugar below 100
I will advise to consult an endocrinologist also the sugar levels fluctuate in the second term
Keep your appointment with a dietician as well.
Question: My fasting blood sugar comes around 136 in glucometer and the Hba1c test result is 6•8, please advise am I diabetic?
Answer: Hello... The normal blood sugar level during pregnancy is or at below95 mg/dL, after one hour of meal is to be below140 mg/dL,after two hour of meal below 120 mg/dL,the difference in the values will consider as gestation diabetes
Gestational diabetes is a condition in which a women without diabetes, will have higher blood sugar in pregnancy. Please don't get worried dear,
It will not harm your baby ,if you maintain a steady amount of sugar in your blood.with proper diet and exercise it can be controlled,and you will produce a healthy baby.... These are few stragies can be followed to control blood sugar
Limit the intake of corbohydrate in your diet , avoid to have white rice ,you can have rice in millet varieties
Include more proteins in your diet,that includes dairy products,lean chicken, fish , lentils, nuts and seeds
Take lot of vegetables in your diet, avoid starchy vegetables like potatoes , peas ... Because it will increase the sugar level. Intake of fiber rich fruits like apples,pears , guava will help a lot
Avoid sugar, caffeine, soft drinks, pastries,oil fried food
Regular exercise in pregnancy will keep your sugar in control,go for mild walk morning and evening
Make yourself engaged in some activities
Try maternity yoga, don't get stressed, relaxed and be happy, have a safe and happy pregnancy..
Question: I'm 21weeks pregnant. I got brown discharge yesterday and even today. Why is this happening? I'm so worried. Please help
Answer: Hello dear. This means it has a lot of blood vessels, so it can bleed easily. If your cervix is irritated during pregnancy, it may cause some brownish-pink discharge. This can happen at any point during your pregnancy. It may be caused by intercourse a cervical check by your doctor, or an infection. It would settle down gradually. If not please contact your gynecologist.
Question: My fasting blood sugar levels are 101, post lunch blood sugar levels are 165 and HBA1C is 5.0 both my parents are diabetic...... I'm so worried please tell me what to do doctor
Answer: Suffering from same thing