Physical Exercise in Type I (or)
Physical Exercise in Type I
(or) IDDM Pregnancy
Following guide lines would
for 20 to 30 minutes daily is the best form of exercise during pregnancy
for IDDM patients
during peak of insulin action.
carbohydrate supplement for avoidance of hypoglycemia which may occur
several hours after completion of exercise.
breath holding / anaerobic exercise.
be stopped if the person has abdominal or low back pain, bleeding P.V.
dizziness or faint, palpitation, breathlessness or
for exercise would also include, multiple gestation, severe emotional
stress and obstetric causes like antecedent recurrent abortions, cervical
incompetence / hydramnios, and other risk factors for preterm labour.
Factors for GDM in Pregnant Women (Indications for doing Glucose Tolerance
DIABETES, PREGNANCY BIRTH STUDY (1994)
Dietary Plan and Nutrition Recommendations in
Pregnant Women with Diabetes
Physical Exercise in Type II (or) NIDDM &
Future of GDM Mothers