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Diabetes and Pregnancy North 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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Claire Hoelscher Gould
(702) 653-2300
4700 Las Vegas Blvd N
Nellis Afb, NV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Munira Dudhbhai
(702) 649-0002
1815 E Lake Mead Blvd
N Las Vegas, NV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Annette Finley Mayes, MD
(702) 649-0002
1815 E Lake Mead Blvd
North Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, San Diego, Sch Of Med, La Jolla Ca 92093
Graduation Year: 1990

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Ammar Wehbeh
(702) 649-3736
1905 Civic Center Dr
North Las Vegas, NV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Noel Harrison
(702) 642-6402
1905 Mcdaniel St # 103
North Las Vegas, NV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Howard Univ Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1978
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Sunrise
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.2, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Nader Y Abdelsayed
(702) 649-0002
1815 E Lake Mead Blvd
N Las Vegas, NV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Nader Yousef Abdelsayed, MD
1815 E Lake Mead Blvd
N Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Graduation Year: 1992

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Seth K Adjovu
(702) 798-1233
1815 E Lake Mead Blvd
N Las Vegas, NV
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Pediatric Internist

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Tanja R Scherm
(702) 653-2257
4700 Las Vegas Blvd N
Nellis Afb, NV
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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