Tag Archives: gestational diabetes

33w2d – Apr 18

My OB called me tonight at 8:30. Lab results from yesterday.  Blood still looks fine.  Protein in urine was elevated. 383 when they would like it to be below 300.  They would like me to repeat the 24-hr fill a … Continue reading

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32w2d – Apr 11

I ate four gummy bears after I checked my lunch blood sugar. But what I really want is a cupcake. And a Snickers ice cream bar. Or a hot fudge sundae. It’s just one of those days that I want … Continue reading

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32w1d – Apr 10

My younger sister and mom left on a trip to the Middle East five years ago today. I was about to start my very first round of IVF. It was an exciting time. Today is also exciting. Sort of. Went … Continue reading

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31w4d – Apr 6

I had no doctor appointments today. Must mean there’s nothing to say. Just kidding! I always haveĀ something to say. I was really really really wanting a hamburger, so my dear husband went to Five Guys and got me one. And … Continue reading

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30w3d – Mar 29

I have a friend who delivered triplets at 30 weeks. They are all miracles. They’re also 3 years old now. Sometimes, I read her posts about her pregnancy to remind myself that I can do this, that others have done … Continue reading

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30w2d – Mar 28

Surprise, surprise. I wasn’t the one with a doctor’s appointment today. Lucky me. My blood sugars have gone haywire for one reading a day for the last few days. I blame overconfidence and a general lackadaisical attitude about counting the … Continue reading

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30w1d – Mar 27

I did not enjoy my OB visit today. Should I write about it? Yes. Do I want to? No. BGL is doing fine. I had my first NST (where they strap monitors on your belly and have you drink ice … Continue reading

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