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June C Murphy
(810) 606-7629
1400 Genesys Pkwy
Grand Blanc, MI
Specialty
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

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Diana Denise Heard, MD
Grand Blanc, MI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ohio, Toledo Oh 43699
Graduation Year: 2002

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Mattie Mary sandra Scott
(810) 694-7095
8220 S Saginaw St
Grand Blanc, MI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Joseph Allen Kingsbury
(810) 606-7190
1620 Genesys Pkwy
Grand Blanc, MI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Holly Jaskierny
(810) 606-7190
1620 Genesys Parkway
Grand Blanc, MI
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med
Year of Graduation: 2002
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Dr.Martin Lapa
(810) 606-9190
1595 Genesys Parkway
Grand Blanc, MI
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med
Year of Graduation: 1998
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Genesys Regional Medical Center
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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4.6, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Martin W Lapa
(810) 606-9190
1595 Genesys Pkwy
Grand Blanc, MI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Christopher David Tykocki
(810) 694-2720
8245 Holly Rd
Grand Blanc, MI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Gerald S Reznick, DO
Grand Blanc, MI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1959

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Dr.Richard Elsworth
(810) 767-3220
3434 Regency Park Dr # A
Grand Blanc, MI
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med, Midwestern Univ
Year of Graduation: 1985
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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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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