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Medical Management of Pregnancy Complicated by DiabetesPregnancy complicated by preexisting diabetes can be managed through expert protocols and patient partnerships. Based on the new American Diabetes Association recommendations, this revised edition widely expands on the fourth edition. Topics include: pre-pregnancy counseling, contraception, psychological impact, morning sickness, nutritional management, insulin, diagnostic testing and surveillance, gestational diabetes, neonatal care of infants, and postpartum follow-up….

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…

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…

Gestational Diabetes: A Guide for Understanding, Coping With, and Treating Diabetes in PregnancyIf you or someone you love is affected by diabetes during pregnancy, then this book is for you!Today only, get this incredibly useful guide for only $2.99. Regularly priced at $4.99. Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet or Kindle device.Diabetes is a disease that most people have heard of, mostly type I diabetes, which is genetic, and type II, which can be caused by, amongst other things, a poor diet. However, a third type of diabetes that affects expectant mothers, called “gestational di…

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 (…

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…

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…

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 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…

Gestational Diabetes: What to ExpectGestational diabetes is a rare and little-understood form of diabetes. It only appears in pregnancy and usually disappears afterward, but proper self-care during pregnancy is still crucial. Gestational Diabetes: What to Expect, a comprehensive guide for the woman with gestational diabetes, explains the proper elements of self-care, including nutritious meal planning, proper insulin therapy, and accurate blood sugar monitoring….