- Q Why should I manage my carbohydrate intake if I have gestational diabetes?
Laura Motosko, Nutrition & DieteticsCarbohydrate intake directly affects your blood glucose levels and should be monitored carefully to control gestational diabetes. Uncontrolled blood glucose levels can result in a large baby at birth which can make delivery difficult or dangerous, low... Full Answer
- Q What medications can treat gestational diabetes?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, CardiologyIf you're diagnosed with gestational diabetes and behavioral changes don't seem to help, it certainly is worth talking to your doctors about prescription medications that can alter your blood sugar levels. First in line is usually glucophage, which... Full Answer
- Q I had gestational diabetes. How soon after delivery should I get rechecked?