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Glucose screening test

Just got results for my glucose screening test and my levels are a bit high. Am going back next week for a glucose tolerance test to check further. I'm not overly worried as I...

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glucose tolerance test

Did anyone have this one done recently? my midwife informed me that they do only the long one now, the 3h test right away. does anywaone have any tips on this . How to prepare...

Started by Ania on 01/19/2012 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/23/2012 by Monique

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Blood Glucose Test

I'm suppose to go to the lab tomorrow to have my blood glucose work done...the nurse told me to fast for 12 hrs beforehand - I completely forgot & had some ice tea after 9. I...

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Question about Glucose screening test.

Okay, I've failed my first glucose test and now I have to take a 3 hr glucose test. If I've failed this one is that mean my child maybe diebetic?

Started by Guisela (gigi) on 12/03/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 12/04/2009 by Raeanne

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Glucose tolerance test necessary?

Some swear it's something you NEED to take, others claim it's undue amounts of sugar and stress on baby. If you have no risk factors [previous GD, previous blood sugar issues...

Started by Amy on 03/02/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 03/05/2011 by Casey

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Failed Glucose Screening!

Just looking for support, I failed my glucose screening and have to go back for the three hour glucose tolerance test. I wouldn't be freaking out about this normally except that...

Started by Amy on 08/06/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 08/12/2010 by Amy

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Failed Glucose Screening!

Just looking for support, I failed my glucose screening and have to go back for the three hour glucose tolerance test. I wouldn't be freaking out about this normally except...

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Glucose Test?

I know I can not eat 2 hours before or have any kind of sugar before the test, but am I allowed to drink water before the test?

Started by Delta on 06/15/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 06/19/2010 by Aymee

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Gestational Diabetes?!?!

Ok, so I took the 1-hr glucose tolerance test last Monday, and I failed!! My sugar was 175, and they said they like it to be 140. So now, I"m at my 1st day of this strict diet...

Started by Amy on 09/25/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 09/25/2010 by Megan

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Fears about my pregnancy

I am 16 weeks pregnant with my 4th child and I can't stop worring that there will be something wrong. I had GD with my last pregnancy, and I have been experiencing extreme...

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Gestational Diabetes?

Are any of you dealing with gestational diabetes? I had to take my glucose test early this time around, due to earlier swelling in my legs/ankles/feet than before & my...

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Children with diabetes

I am worried because I've heard so many things about children with diabetes & my daughter has changed so much recently. She is always thirsty and hungry. Even in the middle of...

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Just got my results

Hi Everybody!!! I have a 3 and a 1/2 yr old boy and was GD during my 28 weeks and controld my blood sugar through diet and little excersice..but hated the pricking part...m 9...

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Pre-eclampsia

The nurse at my ob's office says that based on my symptoms and the fact that my mother had it when she was pregnant with me, I may have the beginning signs of pre-eclampsia. I'm...