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Question: I am 8th month pregnant I have gestational diabetes can I eat wheat and Plz suggest how to control dis diabetes
Yes you can sure eat wheat.
One of the most important ways to treat and control gestational diabetes is diet. A healthy diet can work wonder for managing gestational diabetes. To help maintain a stable blood sugar level, food intake has to be monitored. Here are a few tips for meals if someone has gestational diabetes:
Include proteins in every meal. This will keep you satisfied longer.
Monitor carbohydrate intake. Carbs can cause dramatic rises and falls in blood sugar levels which is not good for someone with gestational diabetes.
Avoid processed food as much as possible
Don’t overeat, especially sugary snacks.
Avoid starchy food like rice and potatoes
Avoid fried food
Eat food with a low glycemic index. This keeps blood glucose levels stable for longer.
These are a few general tips for diet changes needed in gestational diabetes. Talk with your doctor and nutritionist for a detailed meal plan that will be beneficial for both mother and baby.
Question: hi... Iam 26week pregnant.. I have thyroid and Gestational diabetes .. plz suggest me diet..
Answer: Same problem with me. For thyroid I had eltroxin but sugar I was put on insulin coz evn little carbohydrates wud shoot up my sugar. So I tried eating less chapati n rice. More sabzi n egg to fill my stomach. Plz consult ur gynaec.
Question: Hi i have gestational diabetes plz suggest what fruits and vegetables i can take and can i take mulk and egg plz suggest am worried
You could try these remedies
In order to cope with gestational diabetes, constant checking of blood sugar level should be done. Also exercising regularly and taking proper meals helps cope with the problem. Stay in constant touch with the doctor and do urine tests as well.
It's common don't worry if u r on insulin then don't wry nothing will affect ur baby and if u r on precautions only then take precautions strictly don't have sweets and have only sugar free items only apple and fruits and no rice no potatoes no veggies of under ground no tea or coffee or cold drink of sugar
If u r on insulin its better because u need to eat alot and eat what ever u want just adjust ur doze according to it
U hv to avoid rice , sugar products, potatoes,
Split ur meal, don't eat at one time only, walking is best to control sugar after Every meal u should walk.
Hope this helps!