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Diabetes and Pregnancy Las Vegas NV

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Donna M Miller, MD
(702) 862-8862
2821 W Horizon Ridge Pkwy
Henderson, NV
Business
Miller Turner Ob/Gyn
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Scott-May Kanoa Olds
(702) 671-5140
1707 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Jesse Sherrod
(702) 671-5140
1707 W Charleston Blvd # 120
Las Vegas, NV
Gender
M
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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Jesse A Sherrod III, MD
(702) 870-3993
1707 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1982

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Patricia Marie Pierce, MD
1800 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of British Columbia, Fac Of Med, Vancouver, Bc, Canada
Graduation Year: 1979

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Dr.Thomas N. Abdella
(702) 944-2888
1707 W Charleston Blvd # 110
Las Vegas, NV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1976
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.5, out of 5 based on 7, reviews.

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Ann Rhee, MD
(419) 843-8145
2200 S Rancho Dr
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch, Newark Nj 07103
Graduation Year: 1996
Hospital
Hospital: Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Oh
Group Practice: Maumee Ob-Gyn Assoc Inc

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Dr.Jeffrey Liu
(702) 477-0101
3040 West Charleston Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nv Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1992
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.6, out of 5 based on 7, reviews.

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Orlandis Lamar Wells, MD
2316 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1999

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Roy Silver, MD
1800 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St George'S Univ, Sch Of Med, St George'S, Grenada
Graduation Year: 2000

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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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