22 weeks pregnant mother

Question: Hi what risk does it cause for the baby if I have a risk towards gestational Diabetes.

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Answer: Gestational diabetes in uncontrolled or untreated can lead to many complications like: Excessive baby weight pre term birth respiratory distress syndrome and in sever cases even still birth. Please consult your doctor who can prescribe you medications like metformin or insulin to keep your blood sugar levels in check. Include regular exercise in your daily routine and follow a strict diet which avoids sweets, sweetened drinks,white bread, honey,rice,potatoes etc
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