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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

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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: