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Neill Taylor
(580) 421-4570
1001 N Country Club Rd
Ada, OK
Specialty
Family Practice, Obstetrics & Gynecology

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John C Siegle Jr, MD
(580) 332-8855
807 N Monte Vista St
Ada, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Valley View Regional Hospital, Ada, Ok
Group Practice: Women'S Health Ctr

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Jimmy Byron Wallace, MD
(580) 436-9088
1414 Arlington St Ste 2400
Ada, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1964
Hospital
Hospital: Valley View Regional Hospital, Ada, Ok
Group Practice: Ada Gynecology & Obstetrics

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John C Siegle
(580) 332-8855
807 N Monte Vista St
Ada, OK
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Guy W Sneed, DO
(918) 274-5555
12455 E 100th St N
Owasso, OK
Business
Owasso Womens Clinic
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Richard Benson Mc Clain, MD
807 N Monte Vista St
Ada, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1992

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Richard McClain
(580) 421-4570
1001 N Country Club Rd
Ada, OK
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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William Harold Stenstrom, MD
(541) 896-3173
1001 N Country Club Rd
Ada, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Md Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21201
Graduation Year: 1947

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May-Li Barki, MD
(405) 755-7430
4140 W Memorial Rd
Oklahoma City, OK
Business
Center For Womens Health
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Karen Faye Eyler, MD
238 N Midwest Blvd Ste 201
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1995

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Diabetes and Pregnancy

If you have diabetes, it does not mean that you cannot deliver a healthy baby, or even that you will have pregnancy complications. It does mean that you will have to pay close attention to your health and have a solid medical team behind you. Before you conceive, find a physician who specializes in diabetes and pregnancy. Once you do conceive, you must find an ophthalmologist, as vision problems are a diabetes complication that is quite common in pregnancy.

You will need to make sure that your blood sugar is stable for at least three months prior to conception, so you should increase your glucose monitoring to 6-8 times per day. After you conceive, your blood sugar needs to be as near normal as possible for at least three months. If you are overweight because of diabetes, you need to get your weight to a normal level before you conceive. You may have fertility problems if you are overweight, and you can suffer from serious health complications during pregnancy. Start slowly by walking, swimming or stretching, and work up to three low intensity workouts a week to get in shape for pregnancy.

Women who become pregnant and do not properly manage diabetes can face hypertension and kidney problems. Your child has a higher risk of becoming obese if you do not watch your insulin closely. Your baby could be born with jaundice - a liver condition that makes the skin turn yellow. In more serious cases, your baby can die from improper blood sugar management during later pregnancy. Avoid these risks by getting your health in check before you conceive.

Your diet plays a huge role in your diabetes management before conception and pregnancy. You must balance your meals with fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grains, lean meats, and low fat dairy products. Make sure you are eating at the proper times as determined by your doctor, to avoid your blood sugar dropping too much. Working with your doctor, you can figure out a meal plan that will help with your diabetes m...

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