The Diabetics Care Plan for Pregnancy

Create a balanced plan to help your chances for a smooth pregnancy.

Marcia Frellick

HealthKey.com contributor

October 27, 2009


Gone are the days when health care providers discouraged diabetic women from becoming pregnant. If you keep blood glucose levels in check and get good medical care, your chances for a smooth pregnancy and a healthy baby are almost as good as they are for those without diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association.

You need a treatment plan that outlines healthy meals, exercise and insulin balance. Here are some guidelines: