Diabetes, gestational/pregnancy related conditions
Focus of the treatment
- Comprehensive medical nutrition therapy and diabetes self-management training
- Offer pattern management to identify the factors contributing to sugar levels
- Help patient gain adequate weight during pregnancy
- Offer balanced meal-plan and snack ideas
- Identify and correct any underlying nutritional deficiencies if needed.
- Postpartum nutrition counseling to ensure adequate breast-milk supply or further weight-management is also available