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Medical Management of Pregnancy Complicated by DiabetesPregnancy complicated by diabetes is a medical challenge that can be minimized through a program of expert protocols and patient partnerships. This newly revised edition presents a complete package of these protocols that can help produce healthy infants in pregnancies complicated by type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes….

Diabetes and Pregnancy: A Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy for Women with Type 1, Type 2, or Gestational DiabetesDiabetes and Pregnancy is a comprehensive guide for women with Type 1, Type 2, or gestational diabetes. Combining and updating the content from both Diabetes and Pregnancy: What to Expect and Gestational Diabetes: What to Expect, this newly revised volume contains all the information needed for a woman to plan, conceive, and deliver a healthy baby. Meal planning, exercise, insulin therapy, and monitoring are covered. Other subjects related to pregnancy are also discussed, such as the different s…

A Practical Manual of Diabetes in PregnancyEdited and authored by international experts,A Practical Manual of Diabetes in Pregnancy presents multi-disciplinary evidence-based guidance relevant for all those caring for women with pre-existing or gestational diabetes. Divided into five sections, the book covers everything from preconception to postnatal care, as well as detailing the risks associated with diabetic pregnancy and the long term implications for the mother and baby: Epidemiology and pathophysiology Impaired glucose tolerance…

Diabetes in Pregnancy (Oxford Diabetes Library Series)Diabetes is one of the most common medical conditions to complicate pregnancy. Gestational diabetes (diabetes with onset or first recognition in pregnancy) may complicate between 2 and 20% of pregnancies depending on the criteria used. Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes complicates over 1 in 300 pregnancies, and both have major implications for mother and child. The management of diabetes during pregnancy has seen a number of major innovations in recent years. Insulin analogues have been introduced, an…

Balancing Pregnancy with Pre-existing Diabetes: Healthy Mom, Healthy Baby A down-to-earth insider√ås guide to a healthy pregnancy with diabetes Thinking about having a baby but worried about your type 1 or type 2 diabetes? There√ås a reason for concern: uncontrolled diabetes can lead to health complications for both women and their children. But keeping a tight rein on your blood sugars√õbefore and during pregnancy√õcan help reduce if not eliminate the risks. Balancing Pregnancy with Pre-Existing Diabetes explains exactly how to have the healthiest preg…

The Diabetes in Pregnancy Dilemma: Leading Change with Proven SolutionsTo date, the effects and treatment of Diabetes in pregnancy have been under explored. The Diabetes in Pregnancy Dilemma: Leading Change with Proven Solutions fills this gap in present research. Featuring the work of noted experts in the field of diabetes in pregnancy, the book explores unconventional topics such as the metabolic syndrome, obesity, glucose threshold related to outcome of pregnancy, the rationale for describing gestational diabetes as a clinical entity, type 2 diabetes in pregnanc…

Real Food for Gestational Diabetes: An Effective Alternative to the Conventional Nutrition ApproachGetting diagnosed with gestational diabetes is scary, but it doesn’t have to stay that way. Imagine easily managing your blood sugar, effortlessly gaining the right amount of weight during your pregnancy, and giving birth to a beautiful, healthy baby.This can be you! Real Food for Gestational Diabetes offers an alternative to the conventional nutrition approach that embraces nutrient-dense and delicious foods that nourish you and baby without causing high blood sugar.With the wrong information (…

Diabetes & Pregnancy: What to ExpectThis is a comprehensive guide for the woman with type 1 diabetes who is pregnant or is thinking about having a baby. This book explains the important elements of proper diabetes care during pregnancy, including meal planning, exercise, insulin therapy, and monitoring. Also covered: different stages of the unborn baby’s development, the tests to expect during pregnancy, and labor and delivery….

The Diabetes in Pregnancy DilemmaDESCRIPTION Diabetes mellitus is approaching epidemic proportions worldwide, and the effects and treatment of diabetes in pregnancy are not well enough understood by many doctors who see pregnant women in their practices. The goal of this book is to provide much-needed information to clinicians about pregestational and gestational diabetes in pregnancy and help them develop the tools and skills to improve the outcome of these pregnancies. This is the second edition of a highly regarded boo…

The Diabetes in Pregnancy Dilemma: Leading Change with Proven SolutionsDiabetes mellitus is approaching epidemic proportions worldwide, and the effects and treatment of diabetes in pregnancy are not well enough understood by many doctors who see pregnant women in their practices. The goal of this book is to provide much-needed information to clinicians about pregestational and gestational diabetes in pregnancy and help them develop the tools and skills to improve the outcome of these pregnancies.This is the second edition of a highly regarded book on diabetes in pr…