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Brian Sean Register, MD
4171 Marietta St # 200
Powder Springs, GA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1994

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Vincent S Scott
(678) 468-9299
5041 Dallas Hwy
Powder Springs, GA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Mojgan Khatami
(770) 427-2533
1690 Stone Village Ln Nw
Kennesaw, GA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Nandita N Mainthia, MD
(770) 944-8660
1810 Mulkey Rd
Austell, GA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Topiwala Nat'L Med Coll, Univ Of Bombay, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Wellstar Cobb Hosp, Austell, Ga
Group Practice: Yogesh K Joshi Ob/Gyn

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Steven Andrew Klein, MD
(516) 747-4404
3950 Austell Rd
Austell, GA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1970

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John Palmer Lanier, MD
(770) 973-9500
4052 Atlanta St Ste C
Powder Springs, GA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1981

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Ralph Henry Martin
(770) 917-0948
4467 Lemon Street
Acworth, GA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Steven H Lee
(770) 732-5400
1791 Mulkey Rd
Austell, GA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Eleanor R Glaspy Benton, MD
8954 Hospital Dr
Douglasville, GA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1986

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Hitendra Hansalia
(770) 944-8660
1810 Mulkey Rd
Austell, GA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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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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