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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 Debating Mums!

Last update on 03/05/2011 by Casey

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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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Gestational diabetes

I found out the other day that I had failed my sugar test with a score of 210 :o( I find it really strange that I failed I do not eat alot of sugar (i use to but this...

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Stories of diagnosis

I would love to know how all of you found out your child had diabetes. My baby started throwing up about two days before diagnoses. The doctor thought it was a virus and told me...

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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...