Hi guys, i have searched the whole of the net (or so it feels ;)) looking for this answer but I cant find it. I have stumbled accross this wonderful site and immediately joined.My question is, my…Continue
"Hi Lilli i would be interested in why you were thinking about a diabetic breastfeeding group? In my experience of bf it doesn't really make a difference. It can be harder to establish due to most ladies being made to have c sections and you…"
"I normally used my stomach but when i was pregnant last year I had to start using only the top of my arms as my lower back would catch on everything and was v uncomfortable when driving. The amount of people who asked if it was a stop smoking patch…"
"I feel your pain. When we decided to try for a baby we had no problems and conceived straight away and we had our lovely dd1 who is 3 yrs. Trying to get pregnant again was so stressful. I had a chemical. A missed miscarriage didn't develop past…"
"I have been induced both times at 38 weeks. My waters broke on the day with both of them. My first I went into labour without being induced but still ended up with a section as I got stuck T 8 cm and my second I had the pessary which fell out and…"
"I had this happen from about 32 wks and my consultant was not worried. I was admitted at 36 wks for other reasons and at my request they checked the blood flow through the placenta via ultrasound and all was absolutely fine. my 2nd daughter is now 3…"
"Hi Sharron I found that it was usually my infusion set failure that made my sugars so high. I would still feed my daughter when I was high though due though. So long as your baby isn't diabetic too they can deal with high blood sugars. I would…"
"I was told that I couldn't be pregnant because my blood sugars were high (as they are pre-menstrually). I was told I was just late but i was pregnant. I seemed to do the opposite to what the books all said...."
"Hi Ashley I understand how your feeling this is our 3rd month of trying after my miscarriage at xmas. What I have come to realise is you can have every 'early pregnancy' symptom possible and still get your period at the end of your cycle.…"
"Mariah I am so sorry. I had my D&C on the 31st December 2010. My baby never developed. Their was just a gestational sac when I went for my 10 week scan. As it was the 21st December I couldn't go back in a weeks time to make sure my dates…"
"Hi Sally I understand your worries about weight gain I had them too with my pregnacy. I gained about four stone. I lost it all tho from breastfeeding. Don't not have insulin. These weeks are crucial for babys development and controlled blood…"
"Hi Sarah K I am nearly 9 wks pregnant and have been suffering with sickness for over 2 weeks now. I use lucozade and friut pastiles or haribo type sweets when I'm low ans salt n vinegar crisps and tuc biscuits, cheese thins or mini cheddars,…"
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Above is a photo of Diabetes Hands Foundation’s own Manny Hernandez with the stars of the Diabetes Co-Stars Video, “Strength in Numbers.” In case you haven’t heard the news yet, there is a new video making it’s way through the … Continue Reading
The Diabetes Hands Foundation and Diabetes Advocates Program is proud to announce and congratulate the members of DA who were granted scholarships to attend diabetes conferences in 2013! Thanks to a generous grant from Novo Nordisk, in 2013 we were … Continue Reading