How is gestational diabetes treated?
Most women with gestational diabetes can control their condition using lifestyle measures such as eating a healthy diet and being physically active. Some women do require treatment with insulin to keep their blood glucose levels under control. Insulin needs to be injected and cannot be taken as a tablet.
Author: Kellie Heywood
First answered: 27 Nov 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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