I don't think they will let you go past 40 weeks. I had GD with my last and they kept a close eye on his size. They said if he got too big they would take him early. I ended up going into labor 38 weeks 6 days and he was almost 8 lbs. My doctor wouldn't let me go past 39 weeks. This time I am in the same boat, so I hope she comes on her own and so far she is measuring right on track. I think they are more strict about it if you were diabetic before getting pregnant which wasn't the case with me.View Thread
I just found out that I supposedly have GD. I have no clue what to do. I have an appt. with my OB tomorrow and then one the following Tuesday with the dietician, but am at a loss on what to do until then. I am just totally confused and have really had no one to talk to because I don't know anyone who has this or who is even a diabetic. I feel like I did something wrong. I have no family history, no personal history so I don't really know why this is happening. Any advice or help would be nice. This is also my second and I had 0 complications or problems with my first, although I was 2 weeks early with him and he was 8 lbs, which I was told was kind of big for being early.View Thread
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