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Hello all! I have been lurking here for awhile now and thought that it might be time for me to finally introduce myself. My name is beth and this pregnancy is my fourth. I was told that I would never be able to conceive without medical assistance due to PCOS. So my first we sought out medical assistance and conceived my first daughter. With her I was diagnosed with GD at the normal time. With my second daughter we were blessed with a accidental surprise. And they tested me at seven weeks and I already had GD. We know that I am not diabetic inbetween pregnancy but I then conceived another surprise and lost that pregnancy at 12 weeks due to placental abruption. I am know pregnant again and struggling with GD.
10/2009 11 weeks
Why are you struggling with the GD? This is my second pregnancy and was dx'd at 29 weeks with GD. It hasn't been too terribly bad I have to admit, frustrating at times but the way I look at it, it's only temporary.
Hi! I am your host Rebecca. I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at 17 weeks pregnant with my first son Ethan (who was conceived with medical assistance). Sadly he passed at 18 weeks. We conceived again with medical assistance 7 months later, I am now 34 weeks pregnant with another little boy A diabetes diagnosis in pregnancy is an overwhelming thing, especially if you are busy with another child at home! Please let me know if there is anything I can do to help you, even if you just need a cheerleader
Thanks ladies...it is not that it is overwhemingly difficult it is just not want i really want to eat but i do agree it is only temporary and because of it i get to see the baby every four weeks so not so bad...
10/2009 11 weeks
I was going to start Metformin because of my PCOS and I got pregnant to my surprise after 3 years of using no birth control. I found out 3 weeks ago about my GD but it's only bad 2 hours after eating so I'm just watching the carbs with meals. Good luck to you and I hope your pregnancy is healthy anyways!!