If you’ve made it this far well done! I know my previous posts have been long but I wanted to make sure I put everything down that helped me.
Going through gestation diabetes, whilst not as problematic as other pregnancy related illnesses still had a profound effect on me physically and mentally. If I can help any other mum-to-be out there by what I learned then the long posts are a good thing.
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Upon learning of my diagnosis of having gestational diabetes I entered my final trimester with a new focus. That of ensuring I did all I could to not end up on drugs to control my blood sugars.
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I had a good pregnancy. I didn’t suffer from any morning sickness or any odd cravings. I remained active and loved being pregnant.
As my father is diabetic I was tested for diabetes at 28 weeks. I didn’t really think anything of it, I was fit and healthy, walking ever day, watching what I ate.
Turns out I was wrong.
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