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  1. Diabetes: Preparing for Pregnancy Learn what other women with diabetes have done to prepare for pregnancy.
  2. Diabetes: Preparing for Pregnancy
  3. Pregnancy and Diabetes: Planning for Pregnancy
  4. Gestational Diabetes Discusses gestational diabetes (diabetes that develops during pregnancy). Discusses symptoms and how it's diagnosed. Covers treatment with healthy food choices, exercise, medicine and insulin to control blood sugar levels.
  5. Gestational Diabetes: What Is It? Learn about gestational diabetesand what you can do to have a healthy pregnancy.
  6. Diabetes: Planning for a Healthy Pregnancy Learn what you can do to have a healthy pregnancyand baby when you have diabetes.
  7. Gestational Diabetes: Eating Well Learn how to eat to keep your blood sugar at a level that's healthy for you and your baby.
  8. Gestational Diabetes: Counting Carbs Guides you through carbohydrate counting as a good way to help control blood sugar when you have gestational diabetes. Explains why you need to count carbohydrates and how to count them. Includes suggestions that can help you count carbohydrate grams.
  9. Gestational Diabetes: Activity See how other women who had gestational diabetes found ways to be active.
  10. Gestational Diabetes: Medicines Learn why you may need to take medicine when you have gestational diabetes.
  11. Screening for Gestational Diabetes
  12. Gestational Diabetes: Avoiding Type 2 Diabetes Learn what you can do to prevent getting type 2 diabetes after you have gestational diabetes.
  13. Diabetes: Giving Yourself an Insulin Shot
  14. Gestational Diabetes: What Causes It? Learn what causes gestational diabetesand how you will be tested for it.
  15. Gestational Diabetes: Reducing Risk Learn how keeping the healthy habits you used to manage gestational diabetes can protect your child in the future.
  16. Gestational Diabetes: Testing Blood Sugar Learn why you need to test your blood sugar when you have gestational diabetes.
  17. Gestational Diabetes: Checking Your Blood Sugar Describes monitoring blood sugar levels when you have gestational diabetes. Covers list of supplies needed, including blood sugar meter, testing strips, and lancet. Gives step-by-step instructions. Offers slideshow on using a blood sugar meter.
  18. Gestational Diabetes: Giving Yourself Insulin Shots Describes how to give an insulin injection when you have gestational diabetes. Covers what is needed, including syringe and vial or cartridge of insulin. Offers step-by-step instructions and links to slideshows on preparing an injection.
  19. Diabetes: Should I Get Pregnant? Guides you through decision to become pregnant when you have diabetes. Discusses getting diabetes under control. Looks at decreasing risks to mother and baby if you have uncontrolled diabetes. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  20. Gestational Diabetes: Dealing With Low Blood Sugar Discusses how to deal with low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) when you have gestational diabetes (diabetes that developed during pregnancy). Covers symptoms and complications of hypoglycemia. Offers tips on preventing and managing low blood sugar emergencies.
  21. Breastfeeding When You Have Diabetes
  22. Oral Glucose Tolerance Test Discusses oral glucose tolerance test that measures glucose (blood sugar) levels. Explains that test checks for gestational diabetes, prediabetes, anddiabetes. Covers the types of tests done and how to prepare for them.
  23. Home Blood Glucose Test Discusses test to measure blood sugar (glucose) levels in those who have diabetes. Covers why and how it is done. Looks at what might affect the test. Covers risks.

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