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Gestational Diabetes

What is gestational diabetes? Gestational Diabetes is an elevated blood sugar level in a pregnant woman that did not previously have a diagnosis of diabetes. These elevated blood sugar during pregnancy occur due to insulin resistance related to increased hormone levels.  It also increases health risks for both mom and baby during pregnancy and after …

Pregnancy Weight Gain Recommendations

Worries for moms-to-be Expecting a baby is a very exciting time in life! It can also be a time of worrying about how to care for yourself and baby for the best possible outcomes.  Of the many things moms-to-be worry about, pregnancy weight gain probably sits at the top of the list. Some people are …