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Diabeties And Breastfeeding.

Hi

my wife's mother is diabetic and my wife got it first time as gestestional diabeties. After the dilivery diabetes to my wife disappeared.

After two months of child birth, it came back and now she is breastfeeding.

Want to know , if it is harmful to baby. Also please let me know,
any treatment to my wife. Baby is four months old now.

Any help will be appriciated.

Thanks,
vipin
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replied June 2nd, 2017
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. Breastfeeding is not affected by glycemic status ,so she can breastfeed as much as she wants.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan






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