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diabetes type 2

I had type 2 diabetes before I got pregnant. I'm 8 weeks and I inject insulin twice a day. They said if I don't control my levels my baby will be too overweight . any suggestions besides eating right and exercising? Is anyone else experiencing this?
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I am. Type 1 tho. It really ***** & I can't find way besides diet & exercise.  If u do let me know
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I'm the product of a type 1 diabetic. I was born weighing 10lbs 12oz because all my mom's sugars were coming to me.
All you can really do is focus on a low carb diet & exercise. Walking should be just fine. I wish you both happy, healthy babies.
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Thank you ! And yes it is a B to deal with this but wow ten pounds ! I love chubby babies just scared of damaging a nerve pushing it out.
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