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When women develop high blood sugar during pregnancy or are diagnosed with diabetes for the 1st time during pregnancy, it is called “Gestational Diabetes Mellitus“.
It is a common medical complication during pregnancy; Indian women are more prone to develop GDM. It is a major cause of perinatal complication. if diagnosed with GDM, the expectant mother requires excellent sugar control to improve perinatal outcome and avoid long term adverse effects on her and her baby’s health.
Our aim is to provide excellent antenatal care to you so you can maintain your sugar levels in the normal range with proper glucose monitoring, diet, and if needed, medicine.
What is special about this programme?
We educate you about GDM and help you understand and employ ways to manage the condition and also to protect your child from any adverse effects. These specialty clinics are meant to provide you ways to cope with the condition and any support that you may require.
Why we worry so much about diagnosis of GDM?
With time and proper management Women at a high risk of future diabetes can be identified and provided with adequate help to prevent metabolic problems in off springs, along with managing any complications in the present pregnancy ensuring good health of the mother and the unborn baby.