What Is the Prevention and Treatment for Gestational Diabetes?

    Prevention and management of GDM are often similar

    Prevention and treatment methods are similar when it comes to Gestational Diabetes or Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). When managing GDM, it is important to make lifestyle changes that can help balance blood sugar levels within a normal range. Proper management includes:

    • Healthy diet
    • Exercising
    • Weight control (not gaining more weight than needed)
    • Self-monitoring of blood sugar levels

    To get a tailored diet plan, consider talking to a certified dietitian.

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