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Pre-conception diabetes counselingMembers of our healthcare team are available to counsel women who have diabetes and wish to conceive. We can provide the tools and knowledge to ensure a healthy pregnancy and successful delivery.
Why is pre-conception care so important? Preconception care is important to prevent miscarriage, birth defects and stillbirth in babies of diabetic moms. Each of us plays a unique role to help guide you through your pregnancy and delivery. Let us give you the highest quality care possible in a compassionate way, the kind of care that we would expect for a member of our family. Our highly qualified healthcare team is dedicated caring professionals who feel privileged to provide medical care. Learn more at fetalcarecenter.org.
Why do I need a healthcare team?To help you achieve the best possible health before you become pregnant
Who is the most important member?YOU, because you will be making choices how to manage your meal plan, blood sugars, medicines, physical activity and stress.
How can you prepare for your pregnancy?
What are my risks with diabetes and pregnancy?
What are my baby’s risks?
THE GOOD NEWSThe good news is that you may be able to decrease risks for miscarriage, birth defects and stillbirth with tight blood sugar control. The most important time for tight blood sugar control is three (3) months before getting pregnant and the first three (3) months of your pregnancy.
Diabetes and pregnancy checklist:
YOU CAN DO THIS - LET US HELP YOU!
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