For those who have been pregnant and have type 1, how early in your pregnancy did you see your blood sugars being effected by the baby? Were there signs before you even had a positive test?How…Continue
I have had 2 diabetic pregnancies. The first one I was diagnoses basically as soon as I got pregnant. That pregnancy I was on 70/30 and the control was difficult due to the insulin. I did have 1 low requiring outside assistance. Baby was 7lb…"
"I had low blood sugar issues almost my entire pregnancy. I became actually very insulin sensitive, of course that has been nearly 17 years ago and on horrid 70/30 insulin, but I was up to about 36 weeks before I finally started to seem to have an…"
"My blood sugars went very high about two weeks after conception, a week before I got a positive pregnancy test. I also got sick then, so I thought the hyperglycemia was related to being sick, but now I think the illness and the hyperglycemia were…"
"I wasn't trying to conceive but around the time of my period my bloodsugars increased a bit and it lasted for a few weeks, then I had sensitivity from about 6-10 weeks. The resistance and increased insulin needs hit me really hard around 18…"
"Hey there! For me when I have my period my sugar goes crazy, mostly I have trouble with highs so I didn't notice a real change until I would say about 8-10 weeks. I started having lows a lot. I would have lows just about everyday and at least a…"
"early on I would drop very low for no apparent reason. I even had to cut back my basals and carb ratios a bit. Not sure if that happened before I got a positive test or not. I did notice that I was going to the bathroom more frequently (esp at…"
"Straight away. At conception/implantation my BG went really high, a couple of days later I had a positive HPT. After that everything went crazy. As soon as the highs were dealt with, I started having crazy lows. I fought lows until inulin resistance…"
Sorry if you are seeing this twice, I just found the Oh! Baby! forum. For those who have been pregnant and have type 1, how early in your pregnancy did you see your blood sugars being effected by the baby? Were there signs before you even had a positive test?I've had T1D for close to 24 years and my A1C is 5.7 - just investigating information. Thank you!!!See More
"Hello, I've had two very healthy, normal pregnancies. My hbA wasn't good before I became pregnant ( not advisable ). For the first time in my life I got my bg under control and the hbA down to 5%. I was very, very strict with the first…"
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