Managing Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes is a condition characterized by high blood glucose levels caused by  hormones secreted during pregnancy.  Amy specializes in treating women with gestational diabetes.  Amy will teach the patient how to manage carbohydrates, test blood sugar, and eat an adequate diet.

Disease Prevention

Lower your risk for diabetes, cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, and many cancers by eating a healthy, balanced diet.  Amy will help you understand which foods are best for you to prevent disease.  She will develop a food plan that is realistic and easy to follow.   By working with Amy, you will know exactly which foods can help you live a long,  healthy life.

Diabetes Prevention and Management

di·a·be·tes – a disease characterized by abnormally high glucose levels in the blood.

 

Amy will help patients with pre-diabetes and diabetes find the right kinds of foods to eat to control blood sugars.  Balanced eating will help prevent further development of diabetes and stabilize blood sugars throughout the day.  Amy will provide an individualized meal plan and teach patients how to choose the best food options.